Meet our instructors:
Jackie Watson, Creative Director
Jackie is a graduate of UNC-Greensboro with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Masters in Business Education. She studied dance under various instructors in New Bern, North Carolina, Las Vegas, Nevada, at East Carolina University, and at UNC-Greensboro. Jackie has been teaching dance to children and adults since 1995 and she was co-director of Rejoice Dance Company and Outreach Company of Burlington, NC. Jackie's passion is to teach children and adults how to use their God-given gifts to glorify Christ through movement. Jackie and her husband Tommy are the proud parents of Caleb, Karis, and Zeke.
Erin Hummel, Office Manager
Erin is a Florida native and graduate of the University of South Florida, with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders. She and her husband, David, have two children, Lily and Luke. In addition to homeschooling her children and working at Masterpiece Studios, Erin is actively involved in her church, serving on both the children’s ministry and community outreach teams. Erin loves being a part of Masterpiece's family-friendly atmosphere, where she's surrounded by clients and coworkers that feel more like friends and family!
Megan Hardgrave, Visual Art Instructor
In addition to being a free lance artist and stay-at-home mom, Megan is currently enrolled at Queens University - CLL in Fine Arts. Megan believes we are made in the image of a creative God and therefore we are all creative! Her goal at Masterpiece Studios is to unleash the unique creativity in each of her students and teach them about the beauty God has created all around them. Megan is the proud mother to three beautiful children, Chris, Analiese, and Sicily.