We are a husband and wife team with the passion for sharing our lives with others through our personal and professional interests and talents as JandS Creative Enterprises. We currently are focused in three areas:
Through www.JudiLyautey.com Judi shares her talents in Fine Art with original art for sale and accepting commissions, and also teaching drawing and painting. Judi is also enjoys other creative subjects including woodworking, playing and teaching beginning guitar, writing poetry and original songs. Judi loves to teach children to adults and enjoys the process of encouraging and motivating creativity and self-discovery in every individual who has the desires to learn.
At www.HorseIntroductions.com, you can explore our Equine-Experience Programs designed for young or old alike, or even those who who want to recover from the fear of horses, in a variety of hands-on learning opportunities and activities with horses! We are both passionate and eager to share our four Arabian horses, Khlown, Khelina, Chief, and Kheeno, through unique horse-experiences.
Steve loves playing music with his band Deep Cover leading his wife Judi on guitar and vocals with 4 more members playing multiple instruments including piano, saxophone, Celtic wind instruments, violin, bass guitar and drummer. Steve and his group performs a wide variety of music including Folk, Alternative and Rock classics; Gospel, Hymns, and Contemporary Christian Music, and even a selection of Country and Celtic favorites, and original music. The band enjoys playing for almost any occasion including company gatherings, birthdays and weddings, even Christmas parties and St. Patrick's Day. Steve also shares his great love of music by providing themed performances for church charities and the elderly.
Steve was born and raised near the rural gas fields of New Mexico eventually working summers in hay fields, while teaching himself to play guitar. He went on to play with his high school jazz band as an accomplished trombone musicians. As an adult, he complete his education with a MS from Lubbock Christian University in Ethics and Biblical Studies and eventually teaching internationally on mission trips to Russia. His career interests include manuscript editing, business startups, and customer relations. He is currently working exclusively in the banking industry as an Account Relationship Manager.
Judi was born and raised in California and began teaching herself to play the guitar and sing at age 11. As an adult she continued to study classical guitar, singing, songwriting and Art through college. Her professional career included 15 years in business administration, and later becoming a contracted consultant with a SBA/Score Women's Center assisting in business planning and analysis.
In 1991 Judi bought her first Arabian horse. By 2006 Judi completed an AAS in Agricultural Soil Science from Modesto Jr. College, CA. and studied Horsemanship and Western Riding at Merced City College, CA. In 2007 Judi moved to Texas bringing her two Arabian horses, Khlown and Khelina with her then went on to compete a BAS degree in Art (Studio) at Dallas Baptist University, TX. Over the years, Judi has studied on her own accumulating over 25 years experience learning about the training and care of horses.
Judi and Steve share many interests together, especially in their life-long love of music and all the animals in their lives (consisting of four Arabian horses and seven cats! ) They have been married over 11 years and currently live in Arlington, Texas.