“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

Anaïs Nin – US
French-born author & diarist (1903 – 1977)

Creativity has been an integral part of my life since I was a child. I started drawing at a young age, which led to painting and making any craft project that I could talk my mother into buying for me. I had and continue to have an unending desire to create!

I believe that in the act of creation, we find our true joy or bliss. I believe every person has the ability to create, and it’s the process of creating that ignites the imagination, quickens the heart, and brings fulfillment to our lives.

Thank you for viewing my art. May it inspire you to find your own kind of creative expression and bring you joy!

Amber Whittington’s Resume

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Nuts & Bolts

1983, Bachelor of Science Degree, California Polytechnic Institute,
San Luis Obispo, CA
Applied Art & Design

Art Director, Graphic Designer, and Production Manager (Ruler of the Universe) in Greater Los Angeles and Central California
Advertising, marketing, giftware, and fundraising agencies

Watercolor artist and PJ painter!

Moved to Wilmington, NC in 2005. Graphic Designer for a Media Company and member of the Wilmington Artists Association. My work has been shown at Bottega Art Gallery in historic downtown Wilmington.