Greta James is a writer and artist documenting her spiritual lessons as a student in the school of  Nature.     She is a writer for Faerie Magazine, a frequent guest artist at FaerieCon and Spoutwood Fairy Festival.   Her work has been published nationally and internationally by Harper Collins and Ilex press in the Gothic Art Now series and she was named Froudian Artist of the year in 2008.   Greta has worked extensively as an environmental educator and writer, and recently produced a documentary film for The Nature Conservancy. In addition to her art she is a Visual Effects Artist for film and television and has worked with Academy Award Winning talent, designing VFX for Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures, and the Sci-Fi Channel. She lives in a deep dark wood with her husband and son.  She is currently working on her first book titled “A Student in the School of Forest”.