I am a Portrait Artist who is skilled in Mural painting and drawing in multi media, Started professional art when I entered to Architecture school 1976. I spent many years working as an illustrator and a graphic designer for various publications including Time Life. My ability to capture the attributes of a person that may not show up in a photograph, has been a great asset to my work. My clients find me very easy to work with, because I want them to be absolutely pleased with the outcome. My greatest motivation in portraiture is 'to capture the best qualities of a person and have an overall beautiful work of art, You know when it's there. My political Cartoon received first place award by ' Comic press News' in 2001, Sacramento, CA. I've been working as a freelancer in figure drawing, Mural painting and sketching over 17 years.