Why paint? 

Firstly, I paint for myself, and once the artwork is varnished, it belongs to all. After 20 years of exploring and living life as a creative person, painting and designing are fulfilling my most profound need to connect to the world, communicate my vision and prayers. As a mixed media artist, I intend to imbue each brushstroke with emotion, not seeking perfection but to be a witness.

I take inspiration from my surroundings, the California light and its fog, the place a body occupies in space, time and culture, the scar on a friend's cheek, the shadow casts by my dog at the beach. Admittingly so, my exploration of painting is my long journey to fulfillment. Let Art Bring You Joy.

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