Story Artist & Facilitator – Karla Huntsman

Specialty: Improv & Wash Board Stories/Songs

Before turning to freelance storytelling and drama specialist work, Karla spent over 20 years on the faculties of four universities teaching drama education, public speaking, interpersonal communication and storytelling. She has provided teacher in-service training, residencies, workshops, and conference presentations and performances at local, state, and national venues. In her storytelling performances, she creates and sings original songs, plays guitar, autoharp, washboard, and djembe (West African drum) and uses puppetry with younger children. Karla is known for her ability to facilitate highly interactive and helpful workshops.

“The voice exercises were amazing! This workshop helped me bring my storytelling skill to another level.” – Irene Frazier

“Very engaging. Brilliant!” – Deanna Causey