Roots

grew-up-in-Venezuela
I grew up in Venezuela and am instinctively attracted to Latin colors,
rhythms, folklore, and religious imagery.

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involvement-in-civil-rights
Involvement in the civil rights and anti-war movements of the 60’s
has given me a deep sense of social and political responsibility and a
desire to use my work, on occasion, as a soap box.
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like-to-travel
I like to travel and am stimulated by new colors and images,
and the extent of the world’s diversity.
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educational-background
My educational and professional background is in philosophy,
education and environmental design. I have experimented in
photography and printmaking, as well as a variety of fiber art media.
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enchanted-by-crows
I am rather enchanted by crows, from the many myths surrounding them
to what we know about their intelligence and cooperative nature.
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learn-continually
I learn continually from my family and friends, and from many artists,
visual and literary, living and not, whose work influences mine,
both intentionally and inadvertently.
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