Constance Watkins is retired from the Unified Court System of New York
State. She is a writer and an artist skilled in watercolor,
pastel, and photography. Her pastels and photography have won
numerous awards. Her writings have been seen in both the Catholic
Sun and Mohawk Valley Women, published in central New York.
There have also been numerous items in local newspapers. She is
very active in her church and local art associations where she has held
positions from secretary to contest judge. She has five
grandchildren, who all know her as "Grammy." They greatly enjoy
their visits to her upstate New York home where "the creek", is the
main attraction. As an instructor she has also conducted classes
in childrens crafts at several different organizations in her
area. Constance says she likes to write from her heart, about
events and joys that she has experienced personally.