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I've always had a love of art. When I was a child, my grandmother used to take me to art classes in Chicago, where I learned to paint with oils and draw with pastels. Animals and nature were my favorite subjects, not unlike today.

I studied art as a Student-at-Large at Northern Illinois University after completing a B.S. in Psychology with a minor in Biology. Interestingly enough, the anatomy courses I took in undergraduate school helped immensely with drawing the human figure.

I put art on hold after university, choosing instead to follow a career in administrative wo...
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