Elke Belcher

     Elke was born and raised in the lovely city of Coburg, Germany. She came to the United States as a bride. She and her husband, Kerry, raised three children. She has a Degree in Art History from University of California, Irvine and a Masters Degree in German Literature.

     She is an accomplished calligrapher, an avid gardener and language translator. Elke is a gifted writer in German and English. She has published a memoir, “My Life On Both Sides Of The Atlantic.”

    Elke has furthered her studies with Jack Grapes in Los Angeles. She is a member of the Los Angeles Poet’s and Writer’s  Collective.