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Type of Artist
Novelist, Painter, Painting, Photography, Poet, Writer
My first novel, “Bound by Hatred”, was just published this year.
This book clearly identifies the meaning behind my artistic works
in the last few years. I’m currently working on a sequel which I
hope to finish one day soon. Other than that here’s a little of my
Inspired by a wonderful High School teacher, I spent my down
time dabbling in various art forms. For years, my interests were
centered on figurative pastel drawings so I could portray different
emotions in the female face. After all, looks can often say more
My attention has turned and now I paint to replicate residual
emotions, thoughts and expressions in an abstract, dimensional way.
I am never fully aware what will come out, my paintbrush is the
guide and takes on a life of its own. I use a variety of mediums
and techniques to accomplish my desired effect of vibrancy, texture
and depth. Each painting is done in detail and meant to be viewed
close or far away. My intention is to evoke feeling in the observer
as they hopefully relate in some way. Recently I have branched out
and discovered a passion for photography. I currently display my
work on various Online Art Galleries. My official website is
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