Jackson, MS, born 1963, painter and photographer, creates serigraphs by creating hand-painted film positives representing each color, owns and exhibits at Creative Spirit Studio, Art Director and master printer for sports artist Rick Rush. Limited Edition serigraphs for NBC Sports, Wimbledon, Churchill Downs, and the NFL. Her recent exhibit at the Mississippi Museum of Art entitled Backyards & Beyond: Mississippians and Their Stories – the first year after Katrina, ran from March 8, 2008 to June 8, 2008. Porter’s interactive, multimedia experience includes painted portraits paired with live field recordings, floor installations, video, and a book. Porter has teamed up with fellow Mississippian Ellis Anderson to provide cover art for Anderson’s book, Under Surge, Under Seige.