Irene ‘Jenny’ Pickens, a self taught artist from Asheville,NC. At a very young age I loved creating and making things with my hands. Throughout school I received several art certificates and awards. My art has been featured in newspapers and magazines.I was the t-shirt designer for the Goombay Festival in Asheville in 2006 and 2007. Throughout my hometown I’ve done several murals,logo designs ,as well as Art shows.My media of choice is acrylics. However I’ve worked in all mediums. Hand built pottery,sewing,and jewelry making are some things I enjoy as well. I continue to learn new and challenging projects. God has truly blessed me to be a self taught artist and I will continue to develop and inspire others.