Brenda Olds Carter has specialized in mixed media art as well as acrylic, watercolor, stained glass, jewelry making, and fiber arts, during her extensive career as an artist. She attended North Carolina A&T State University, in Greensboro, NC, and was awarded a BA degree in Art Design/Art Education. Her work has been and is currently featured in Collegiate Magazine, Delta Kappa Gama International Online Art Gallery, as well as North Carolina A&T State University Alumni Art Exhibits, and MERGE, a collaboration of IAM and Alamance Arts. She has taught art for 34 years with Guilford County Schools and 20 years with Center for visual Arts Summer Art Cap and Adult classes, and Theatre Art Gallery (TAG). She recently retired in 2016 from Guilford County Schools and has since focused on working on her personal artwork, while returning to teaching art part-time due to her love for teaching art to children.