Beth Markel


Ordinary Inspiration

Posted on June 24, 2014 by Beth Markel

Growing up in the Midwest, I’ve taken a lot of things for granted…change of season that is beautiful and colorful beyond anything I could imagine. I’ve taken for granted that lightening bugs get chased, caught, and released to continue lighting up the evening sky or backyard.  I’ve taken for granted that not everybody catches Northern […]


SAQA at Michigan State University

Posted on June 13, 2014 by Beth Markel

I love being an artist.  I love looking at art, shape, line, shadow, color, composition and texture.  I love being able to look at things, scenes from everyday life, and thinking about how I want to photograph it, or turn it into a quilt.  It brings great joy to my life, and I hope joy […]