Authenticity of style and the development of pure artistic vision begin with self-awareness and being honest about one’s abilities, interests and aspirations. Knowing what feeds, motivates and nurtures the creative spirit within is essential to building a foundation from a place that is genuine. As an artist grows and matures, the work evolves naturally in a free and almost effortless way. Being self-aware and in touch with one’s inner voice generates a pathway for creative aspirations to come to fruition.
“When you are involved with a subject matter that is important to you, the work is elevated to another place. It’s hard to fake that. It drives the work ethic, taking you beyond where you become a star.” ...