About the Artist: Julie Plyler

For Firespring, Julie Plyler coordinates educational seminars and schedules demonstrations with nonprofits.

Firespring provides websites, marketing and dedicated support to help over 3,000 small businesses and nonprofits increase awareness, enhance communications and streamline operations.

For play, she loves cheese, wine, French and bears.

Artwork Interpretation: "A Waterbear's Water Barrel"

Her barrel depicts a tardigrade, commonly known as a waterbear. This microscopic creature is unique in its ability to adapt, capable of surviving in extreme conditions and for long periods without water.