Michelle Linda Martin Chladny, Lehigh Valley, PA Member Since July 2008 Artist Statement hello my name is Michelle and I have lived in many different places and Countries especially as I was growing up I was raised in London England. I currently live in Allentown now near Bethlehem in the Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania and I have lived here since the late 1980's I moved here from San Diego, California where I had excellent art teachers in High School and also excellent art teaching and Instruction in England. I was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 1967 and we moved to England in 1972 I was 4 years old. I have a love for art that started as soon as I could write my name I started to draw and paint at a very young age and art has always been a passion and love of mine and it has and still does Inspire me to keep going on and be creative. I am very glad to be here and I am so happy to have you take a look at some of my art work. I have always loved music and Classical Music so this is why I created some very fun art work of musical notes. I really hope you enjoy all of my art work and I look forward to always creating more.