Karan Schneider is the founder of the world’s first international food service called BABS Bakery that is dedicated to creating Food Energetics within the recipes. She and the bakery are recognized world wide by famous doctors and authors of Eastern & European medical works. She is the first in creating a series of four Food Energetic CD’s that outline three medical systems on digestive power with foods, herbs and spices (these systems have over 5,000 years of precise experience) in keeping with the traditional works of each system. Dr. Yinhai Zhu, from Beijing China has mentored her for years in the realm of Traditional Chinese medicine and the energetic properties, effects and known remedies.
The father of modern heart surgery, Dr. Michael Debaky, and Dr. Wighard Strehlow of the Hildegard Clinic in Germany and author of various Hildegard books, recognized her detailed works and BABS Bakery on how the energetic combinations are structured for a finished food product, especially being spelt based. She was one of the first in the USA to be invited to become a part of the Debaky Alliance for Hildegard's Medicine. BABS Bakery (www.babsbakery.com) is mentioned in the wonderful book- St Hildegard of Bingen's Nutrition/Spelt the Super Food by Dr. Wighard Strehlow copyright 2012.
In the mid 1980's she formed a small business called Karan Schneider Collection with original sculpted art pieces created for world famous physicians, attorneys, Las Vegas owners, and various celebrities including Richard Simmons. Her love of creating and teaching automata from the Golden Ages appeared within this time frame. Two quite larger pieces titled Faiery Pond and The Angel of Death that remain at her home.
A custom porcelain angel was created for the Clinton inauguration in 1992 at the White House, as well as each inauguration until 2008. In 1999 she was personally selected artist for the White House formal called Holiday Treasures. Each artist created a one-of-a-kind sculpted figure for the Christmas tree and her piece was President JFK. This event and her sculpted figure on JFK were in six international magazines. Another project concerning Angels that was first introduced and graciously accepted into The White House by President Bush and The First Lady Barbara Bush in August of 2004 from Karan titled Emerging Wings-Unaware wearable art as the visual for peace from the Angels that included a written Peace & Protection Plan. The art she creates today are called Enchanted Fowlk Life in that each of the items has a story about them at the website with audio & downloads. They were created from her writings of over twenty five years of an enchanting life with her family called The Enchanted Tales of Bridget O'Leery, also including The Fae, and Journey of the Faces in Life.
She has been authored and published internationally from 1996 to 2003 in various how-to articles with international magazines as Doll Crafter and Dollmaker that included writing articles for other various artists and doll maker friends. Author and world renown doll artist, Susanna Oroyan, selected Karan to be featured in her two books, Designing the Doll and Finishing the Figure.
Her varied health articles have been internationally published through different newsletters from 2002 until 2008. In 2006 Glamour Magazine contacted her to write a grief article. Furthermore, since 2003 she has randomly given “phone” articles and suggestions to CNN, FOX and USA Today for national grief issues, via The American Institute of Health Care Professionals, the institute where she obtained her certifications.
Karan A. (Kolenich) Schneider Ph.D., DCH, MS, BBA, CH-C, SC-C, GC-C
has a Ph.D. in Science of Clinical Hypnotherapy & Spiritual Counseling, Master of Science in Art, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, (Alabama State licensed) and is National Board Certified as a Clinical Hypnotherapist, Spiritual Counselor, and a Grief Counselor with the American Institute of Health Care Professionals. She was licensed by the State of Ohio as a long-term substitute art teacher from 2008 until 2018, until she decided to further the “Enchanted Life.”