Love life and love living it creatively! Majoring in Commercial Art/Graphic Design at Univ.GA enabled me to use my love of art as a career. Treated myself to 10 week UGA Studies abroad in Cortona, Italy as my grad present. Worked in Commercial Art 3 years and opened my own Agency which included Illustration and Design. Took a studio at Arts on Main and now Arts on the Greenway in Mount Holly. Lead a "Figure Drawing Open Studio" morning session and "Long Pose Figure" afternoon session (on COVID break.) And lead Plein Air Buds for Matthews Artists Guild on Tuesdays and Thursdays monthly led PPS Plein AIr Painters. Served the PPS & PSNC for Awards for the NCSJPE. Chaired the 1st Plein Air Art Mount Holly "First Light" & Co-Chaired the 2nd for Arts Mount Holly. Host the "One Night Show!" and have brought various artists in for Workshops including Albert Handel. Enjoying the opportunity to turn Covid into a year of art growth through Eric Rhoads Artist of the Day videos, & his LIVE events... 2020 Plein Air, Realism, 2021 Watercolor, & Plein Air LIVE ...extraordinary events. Also studying under Alain Picard's PPS NCSJPE online Painterly Pastel Workshop and yearlong Cultivate which I hope to take for a second year. And You Tube videos! Love life and love living it creatively. Come draw or paint the Figure and paint Plein Air with me! Also hope to host another One Night Show!