Lisa W. writes a Home and Garden column for a local newspaper that centers largely on hobby activities. She is a jewelry maker and instructs seniors on how to make various pieces at a local senior center. Lisa W. enjoys stretching the imagination of her readers by combining different styles to create interesting finished products such as combining Zentangle with pendant making. Lisa W. specializes in hobby and craft activities for both adults and children.
Lisa W. also enjoys genealogy. She has produced a 650 page book to chronicle her family history. The book includes images from the late 1800s, tombstone chalks, anecdotes, family trees, correlation of events with history, and interviews. She has taught a class to students that covered how to conduct and decipher research, logical hypothesis development, and investigative skills. It culminated with a field trip to the National Archives to conduct research on the Census records.