It was the black and white pencil drawing of the languidly lounging siamese cat in fourth grade that set the course for the rest of my life. It was so fabulous my mother had no choice but buy a cadmium red mat to crown its perimeter. Something so glorious had to adorn a prominent wall and the accolades
I use many different mediums, such as clay, acrylics, and pastels. I believe that working in a single medium is restrictive to my artistic process. Each idea manifests in its own individual style.
I enjoy hiking in my spare time and many of my pieces are directly influenced by these hikes in nature. I love recreating plants and wildlife in my work.