Ruth Elayne Kongaika, Laie, Hawaii Member Since October 2007 Artist Statement Graduate with Bachelor's degree in 2-Dimensional Art. I live in Hawaii, surrounded by incredible landscape and beautiful people. When I draw or paint, I feel energized. Nothing is more satisfying than sharing what is in my soul with others. I enjoy the challenge of capturing the beauty God has created in people and in the earth, and sharing it with others.
I also enjoy writing: