The Value of Creative

18 years ago I graduated with honors as one of 5 artists completing the highly critical BFA program at Iowa. My focus was paint and my purpose was to capture the feeling of being feminine in our culture. I balanced out my perspective with minors in color theory, photography, ceramics, and french. My "work" was big, bold and abstract with my thesis show a collection of Bowl Paintings. Ten of which were 4'x4' oil on canvas where the bowls became personified in stacks, while another 10 or so played with texture in multiple formats and mediums. All wildly feminine with intentional imperfections. I don't think I slept over 4 hours a night once through college as there was too much to accomp

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