While the theme of some of my art may be fanciful, these objects are not not intended for children. Also, no piece should be considered food safe unless specifically labeled otherwise.

About the images:

(Left to Right)

- "Take me to your leader" (2011)
- "Purpleheart rocket box (2011)
- "Hall of the Mountain King" (2001)
- "Colony #1" (2008)
- "Departure" (2006)

Last Modified:

18 February 2020

Artist bio

After a ten-year career in the defense and high-tech industries, Johnna left the engineering world to become a full-time artist and woodworker. In 2019, Trained Termites Woodworking, LLC, was born. Or hatched. Whatever it is that termites do....

Johnna was born in eastern Massachusetts and attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where she received her BS in Computer Science and her MSECE in Electrical and Computer Engineering. She is a member of the American Association of Woodturners, the Southern Maine Woodturners and the Computer Society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Johnna and her husband live in Sebago, Maine.


Publications referencing Johnna's work

The Chesley Awards for Science Fiction and Fantasy Art: A Retrospective, by John Grant and Elizabeth Humphrey, Artist's and Photographer's Press, Ltd., 2003
September, 2008 issue of "Custom Wood Business" magazine, by Matthew Warnock., by Annalee Newitz.