The vase that led me to the pathIt was sitting in a window in Lisbon and inspired me to use the contour drawing method.
Penny-invited me to Scott's MeetupThis lady was a stranger at a gathering. I told her that her sweater was inside out- she invited me to a drawing session the next day.
Scott in his studio ready to poseHe so graciously allowed me to enter his drawing sessions that had talented artists and a long wait list.
Scott's studio- my first "show"I thought he was joking when he asked if he could hang my drawings to inspire the other artists to loosen up.
Where my Nudies were bornThe wonderful Academie de La Grande Chaumiere- founded in 1902 Delacroix, Picasso & Cezanne participated in its creation. I spent many days sketching nudes and I had an important start here as six of my nudes were accepted at an expo.
Sanja invited me to exhibit with herA muliti-talented, (now former) international university administrator who worked at my school. She has since made her way to a creative path.
L'Angora (Bastille) Sunday JammingI spent nearly every Sunday night here enjoying the music and drawing, preparing for my 2nd Expo- "Blues at the Bastille"
Un Grand Merci to those who took me to my artistic plane. Here is a little journey that began in 2012.
I never would have believed that I would be in art expos in Paris and New York.
So you see anything is possible. Be open, receptive, go for it and don't stop dreaming.