Making the move from lawyer to state director of the Mississippi chapter of the Nature Conservancy to filmmaker was not the career move Robbie Fisher planned for. Even though Fisher never went to film school, she said she always knew she wanted to do film.
The first similarity I noticed between Dot Courson and Susan Patton was their eyes: big, bright and mostly blue with tinges of green, depending on the lighting (though I would soon realize I knew nothing about color).
In the late 1970s, George Terry Gill was a pre-dentistry student at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. He was starting his senior year when he decided to take a pottery class.
At Auburn, one of Waldrip’s areas of study was interior furnishings and equipment. At night, she doodles floor plans and exterior designs. She designed a home for their family from the ground up; when she had her son she did not want to work every day, but instead liked to have a schedule she could control. So, when people approached her about designing their homes from the ground up too, it all lined up perfectly for her to start a business designing homes.