Rena J Hottinger Artist-Watercolors & painter of mixed media As a Nurse Practitioner with many years of experience in healthcare, Rena Hottinger has consistently balanced her career with her passion for the arts. She attended certificate programs in 1) Floral Design @ the NY Botanical Gardens, and 2) Massage Therapy in NJ. Rena also worked as the creative designer for a working family farm in NJ and volunteered for ArtWorks, a foundation in NJ created to bring art expression to chronically ill children.
Now living in the beautiful Poconos, Rena utilizes multiple mediums for free-style self-expression including watercolor, acrylic, soft pastel, charcoal, clay, collage and floral design. Appreciating Buddhist philosophy, she explains that “creating art” is a virtue of wholesomeness, an exploration of truth, and contributes to a meaningful life that benefits all.