Dixie Biggs makes her home in Gainesville, FL, and has been a full-time studio woodturner/artist since 1989. Having a degree in agriculture from the University of Florida and a love of gardening, much of her work incorporates botanical themes. She is best known for her meticulously-carved, “leaf wrapped” vessels. She has exhibited her work in such notable venues as the Smithsonian Craft Show, Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, and del Mano Gallery. Her work is in public and private collections worldwide. Dixie teaches at craft schools, symposia, and clubs across the country and has been featured in Woodturning magazine, among other publications.