Ms. Merri is an active artist, with awards and accolades for her designs and artwork. Many of her past students are now successful designers and artists. Some are professional actors and many of her students perform in music. Merri knows the work and technique that is needed if a student wishes to pursue a career in “The Arts”. Here in Nevada, she worked as an art teacher in North Las Vegas and led her students to multiple awards in city-wide competitions. She truly enjoys seeing her students improve and follow their dreams, even if that dream is only for the fun of being a creative person! She knows and supports the research that shows how creativity is an important key for any and all learning.