About Me: I've known how to draw before I knew how to write my name.
Education: I have both formal and informal training. Hold a B.F.A. in
Visual Communications from Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago.
Subject Matter: Although I've been a lot of figurative drawings and
paintings, I've been known to paint other subjects as well.
Artists who influenced me: Gauguin, Norman Rockwell, Alberto Vargas,
Ernie Barnes, Tom of Finland, and Olivia.
Shows: Worked has appeared in Truman College, Art Art's Place Gallery,
Friends Of The Arts Gallery, TPAN, Gallery Z.
Philosophy about art: I draw and paint based on how I feel within my
heart and soul. No subject matter is taboo. I consider myself as an equal
opportunist. Although I may think outside of my box, I don't forget who I
am or where I came!
Awards: Honorable Mention/ Watercolor; Second Place/Sculpture;
Honorable Mention/World Wide Art Books(Falling On Hard Times).
Television Appearance: Two times guest artist on Chicago Local Cable TV
show, " Build A Better Website".