Heather Fortner

Heather Jean Fortner died on July 12, 2022, in her Comala, Mexico home. She was 70 years old.

Before moving to Mexico in 2019, Ms. Fortner was a resident of Toledo, Oregon, where she lived for about 10 years. Prior to her return to Oregon, Heather lived in Sarasota, Florida where she opened her nature printing studio, Orchid Street Studio. In Toledo, Orchid Street Studio West became Sea Fern Art Studio where she offered her beautifully created art pieces along with nature printing classes. Prior to her move to Sarasota she lived in Bend, Oregon, where she taught classes and was instrumental in the development of Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore.

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