Kathryn Skjei and Stephen Oderkirk are retired art teachers (college and high school). They started Garden Cottage in southern Utah, show and selling in the St. George area. Kathryn had spent many years in Montana, both her boys were born in Kalispell. She and Stephen had know each other in Bozeman, MSU, both had previous marriages and got back together in Nevada. They work together and separately making their art. They work in glass, fiber, metals, photography, and painting.