Ms. Spade has a degree in Studio Art/Art History and a Florida Certification in Art, K-12. Ms. Spade was the primary art teacher and owner of Studio Spade Kids Art for the past 10 years, from 2008-2018. Ms. Spade's art has been in shows throughout Broward County including the Coral Springs Museum of Art, FATVillage, Art Serve, Parker Playhouse, Broward Art Guild, Art & Soul, and the Bailey Building.
Ms Spade has developed and implemented art programs for a variety of organizations including Gilda’s Club of South Florida, Mizner Country Club and the Broward Art Guild. Studio Spade is also listed in the current Art Directory assembled by the Broward Cultural Division. The Committee decides which applicants meet the quality criteria for inclusion in the Directory, and demonstrate an understanding of teaching and learning styles, management, safety issues, and integration of Florida Education Standards.