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Hendersonville, NC, USA
(704) 614-7898
lisaunderwood@mindspring.com

Author: Mainstream Creative

Art by Lisa Underwood

Calligrams (images with words)

When I was in third grade, my teacher invited parents to visit our classroom to observe our daily activities. My mother came and sat in the back of the room with other parents. During our cursive writing lesson, my teacher used my practice sheets as examples and complimented my work. I was thrilled because I…
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Quilling… what’s that?

Around 2008, I was perusing books in the art section at the Morrocroft Library in Charlotte and ran across a book on Quilling. I enjoy working with paper so I checked it out and have been quilling ever since. Quilling is the age old craft of curling and coiling paper. It’s also called Paper Filigree…
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Why “Mainstream Creative” as my business name?

I love making the creative process accessible to people from all walks of life. Art making provides a diversion from our day to day routines. It can also allow for self reflection and awareness. I have been told that my artwork is evocative and unique, far from mainstream. And to that I say, thanks but…
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My Etsy Shop MainstreamCreative is Now Open!

Check out https://mainstreamcreative.etsy.com Versatile Visual Art Shop to see some of my work. I’ll be listing more and more so please visit now and again!