Cindy Hopkins passion for the world of photography began when she was gifted an SLR Canon camera at the age of 12. From that moment on, she has captured the worlds images from her unique perspective. She started ‘playing with dirt’ in 2002 when she took her first ceramics class. Through advising journalism, she learned how to apply the principles of design in the graphic arts. Now she shares her passion for photography, ceramics and graphic design with her students. In addition to teaching, Cindy loves to travel and photograph her adventures. The greatest adventure of her life is being a mom. Her daughter Danika, is the delight of her life.