Barbary Eko Murphy

Murphy delights in drawing live models with Mary’s Muses, in a Novi artist’s studio on Wednesdays & Fridays year round. Since 2001, her work has been shown in over 300 juriedfine art shows and 52 solo shows in the Michigan area. She has won 37 awards.

Gypsy in her Soul

Gypsy in her Soul

Barbara was a classroom teacher in Livonia Public Schools for 34 years. She has a BS from WSU, MA from EMU, and Teacher Certification from the University of Michigan. After she retired on medical disability, she turned to art classes as a Heart Survivor. Her passion for arts has helped her recover from illness.
Learning never stops.