illustrator/artist. Lifelong artist, a gift given at birth. I paint, mainly oils, I love and have a passion for ink/pencil work, create murals, I paint realistic appearing rugs on OSB and concrete flooring and tile work, cartoon and realistic projects. Professional, traditional...not a "computer illustrator". My prices are negotiable depending on project, length of project, medium..etc. Willing to submit samples for consideration. I have an eccentric sense of artistic style. I can travel for projects depending on length and type. Also a talented writer, having written work accepted by major publisher recently, and hope to finalize publishing soon. I have worked as tattooist in shop, creating tattoo designs as well as doing the actual work. Being a "jack of all trades, and master at none", I have worked in medical billing, am I ICD/CPT Coder, an x-ray tech, having worked for podiatrist surgical clinic in Fort Worth Texas, and have been employed as a corrections officer in a male corrections facility in Houston. major insurance companies as collector/biller/customer service for Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Born and having lived in Los Angeles, California, then Dallas/Fort Worth, I have a lot of life experience to write about. I live near Houston, Texas. Member of Art Education Association. I am a married mother of two, grandmother of five. When not in my studio, I enjoy riding my Harley-Davidson and fishing, spending time with my 3 Chihuahuas and traveling.