Major: Art Education
Hometown: Pella, Iowa
What is your first memory of being really excited? I was always excited when it rained while it was sunny out, because that meant there was probably a rainbow in the sky! I was and still am amazed that all those colors could be in the sky.
What would be the scariest monster you could imagine? A dementor from the Harry Potter series
What three items would you take with you on a deserted island?
Item #1: supplies to build a cool tree house
Item #2: my family, although I might leave my brothers behind ;)
Item #3: a really good book
What's the most unusual thing you've ever eaten? jelly beans that taste like dog food, gross!
What is your favorite home cooked meal? pot roast, mashed potatoes, and green beans with bacon
What are some small things that make your day better? seeing people who love each other, getting to create art, jamming out to good music with friends.
What’s something you’ve been meaning to try but just haven’t gotten around to it? I really want to go skydiving, it would be cool to feel like I'm flying!
What’s the best way a person can spend their time? do something you are in love with doing, life is too short to be doing anything else
What do you want to be when you “grow up”? I want to share my love for creating art, so maybe an art teacher or a director at an art center
What is the first song that pops up on your favorite Pandora or Spotify station? "A Million Dreams" from The Greatest Showman
What’s the best single day on the calendar? Christmas Eve, I get to watch movies and eat pizza with my family every year
Which celebrity are you constantly mistaken for? I wish people thought I was like Emma Watson, she is a strong woman who is intelligent and stands up for what she believes in!
If a genie gave you three wishes, what would they be?
Wish #1: for everyone to have a family who loves and accepts them
Wish #2: to be able to speak any language
Wish #3: a portal that would let me go anywhere in the world
What are you looking forward to in this year's Spectrum Project? I am really excited to create something wonderful with new friends.