Heather Boersma

Heather Boersma
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Heather Boersma was raised in the 70’s by her single mother who sewed clothing, embroidered, and hung her macrame art from the walls. From a young age she learned to create art out of everything from Mc Donald’s containers to acorns.   After receiving her MFA in creative writing and studying in Germany and Michigan, she moved to New Mexico where she was inspired by the colorful folk art. Heather has taught writing, reading, and aesthetic education at Western Michigan University and

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  • I share my process of creating my Covid Purse Diary collection, over 100 found and foraged natural artifacts fashioned into purses and bags chronicling the what we carried through the pandemic.