Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Heather Miles Byrd


Welcome to OES Art! I'm excited to be your art teacher. Each grade level is immersed in art culture, hands on experiences, and learning why it is important to create art. We also learn about other artists too!



My Favorite artists: So many to name...but here are a few!

Vincent Van Gogh

Frida Kahlo

Maurice Sendak

William Wegman

Andrew Wyeth

Tim Burton


My other favorite things:




Making an artsy mess


Teaching Experience and Acknowledgments:

National Board Certified in Art Education

Art Ed degree from UNC-Greensboro

BS degree in Film/Production at Appalachian State University