Ashley Nicole lives, works, and plays in Tampa, FL with her rescue dog, Lucius Fox. Besides naming animals after Batman characters, Ashley cites influence from her experiences, her friends and family, and artists like Alyssa Monks, Lucian Freud, Caravaggio, and Wayne Thiebaud.
She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Minor in Art History at small private school, Florida Southern College [home of the largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture].
In addition, Ashley taught Drawing and Design for many years at the Artquest School of Art and Design in Ormond Beach, Florida.
She currently accepts comissioned works in drawing and painting [pencil, charcoal, pastel, acrylics, oils and mixed media]. She is also available for hire for event photography, such as portraits, engagements and weddings.