But her talent came to full fruition in 1985, when Star moved to New Mexico and fell in love with the creatures and cultures of the area, adding to the rich diversity of her work. She currently lives with her husband, artist Jeff Brock, and their menagerie of animals on a ranch in northern New Mexico.
Renowned sculptor, Star York
, spent her early life in Maryland, the daughter of a ballerina and a woodworker. She attended the University of Maryland, the Institute of Art in Baltimore, and the Corcoran College of Art and Design in Washington, D.C. where her artistic abilities were nourished and encouraged.