Jay Rotbergs varied life has ranged from work in institutions for the handicapped to teaching at Boston University and the University of Miami. The one constant has been his woodworking hobby. In 1989, he said, Im going to sculpt full time, and so he did. He left university life, moved to North Carolina, and, in 1997, started JMR Sculptures.Since then Rotbergs work has found its way into shops, galleries, personal collections, and museums around the country. His art reflects his beliefs, interests, and lovesthe closeness of family, the power of faith, and the unpredictable and delightful itineraries of relationships.