Artist Bio

was born in Panama and attended college at the Universidade Julio Mesquita Filhio in Sao Paulo Brazil, Studying Mechanical Design from1982 to 1986, I transitioned my training to the Escola Panamericana the Arte and graduated with a Bachelors Degree in commercial Art in 1989 . I return to Panama in 1990, and continued applying my skills primarily painting portrays for families and friends. In 1992 I move to Florida and married and become a military spouse, my husband was station in Hurlburt Field Florida located in Northwest Florida, were I continually volunteer to teach art to the kids, gave private art classes, and I was offered a permanent position as a art Instructor working for the Air Force Base Community Youth Center were I taught basic art classes. In an effort to pursue my art degree, I started my painting formal training attending Art and Graphic Design School at Okaloosa Walton Community College in Fort Walton Beach Florida were I was awarded an Art scholarship and gained positive reviews as a “best show” for one of my painting ;due to a military reassignment I move to Italy on 2002. Station in Italy, gave me great opportunities and invaluable experiences. I had the opportunity to attend La Escola Internacionale de Grafica de Venecia (International School of Graphic in Venice Italy), were I studied Etching, Intaglio and Print Making, the traditional way of the old art masters. Additionally, I also taught private Art Classes to the Air Force Base Community Center kids and after school art classes. My tenure in Italy lasted four years until September 2006 were we finally got reassigned to Kirtland AFB and moved to Albuquerque NM.

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