Throughout high school I discovered my love for illustrating textiles and incorporating embroidery into my pieces. I enjoyed drawing skin using colored pencils to create a glowing effect.

 charcoal still life of swimsuits 

charcoal still life of swimsuits 

 tissue paper and watercolor 

tissue paper and watercolor 

 colored pencil with mixed media background 

colored pencil with mixed media background 

 self portrait using embroidery, acrylic paint, and puff paint

self portrait using embroidery, acrylic paint, and puff paint

 colored pencil

colored pencil

 colored pencil 

colored pencil 

 colored pencil and embroidery

colored pencil and embroidery

Every artist was first an amateur.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson