Red House Resident Artist Stephey Baker Talks Art and Nature

Stephey Baker is a mixed media botanical artist and teacher from Richmond, Virginia. She is currently participating in the Red House Residency program at the Sycamore Bend Cabin and River Retreat. She sat down with Danny Cardwell on September 7th to talk about how nature can connect us to each other and our creativity. An edited version of their conversation is linked below.


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Danny Cardwell

Danny is the Station Coordinator for WCHG, and the host of our gospel and country hours on Wednesdays 10:00 am to noon. He and his wife Renee Cardwell live with a spoiled dog (Toddie) in Hot Springs. Danny is a Deacon at Piney Grove Baptist Church in Hot Springs. He operates and is a site administrator and featured writer for the website He has been a frequent contributor to The Hal Ginsberg Morning Show, All Politics Are Local, and Politics Done Right. Danny has tutored, lectured, and mentored at risk youth in churches, group homes, and inside the Virginia Department Corrections. He serves on the board of directors for Preservation Bath and chairs the Bath Community Hospital Patient Advisory board.

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