My first love is portraiture. As a young girl I loved to read books and draw the characters as I imagined them.

I still love portraiture, but I hate commissions. Too much pressure.

Recently I watched the movie BIG EYES about artist Margaret Keane and was inspired to do this series.

At my day job, I’m a “boss” and am inevitably cast as a bad guy, so I tend to think villains are somewhat misunderstood and no matter how bad they seem, it wasn’t always so.

Nobody is born bad.

  • Joined: June 2017

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Dark & Tortured Artist Finds her Happily Ever After…

Since before I should have been allowed to watch horror movies, I’ve loved them. I had a mighty crush on Dracula when I was twelve. / I lost my dad to a heart attack when I was seven. He was that special kind of parent that played his kids. I was devastated. This tragedy, coupled with a mourning absentee mother, contributed to my “Dark & Tortured” nature. / Bad luck and bad choices followed m…
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