I was thrilled to meet cartoonist and animator Leila Kabib at a Back to School Nite in Montgomery County in Maryland. We talked about the possibility of teaching a collage and animation class together. Leila said my cut paper collages lend themselves well to animation.
I see myself as a visual storyteller. My narrative mixed media art explores the interaction of words, symbols, and imagery in my art making. My craving for the tactile keeps me bound in traditional printmaking and painting— however, my interest in new technologies has pushed me to explore digital processes and the marriage of the two.