I have some exciting news for you today! I am a featured artist on the World Watercolor Group Doodlewash website!!! In my article, "Follow Your Passion," I share the story of how I became an artist and why I believe everyone should be following their passion. Some of you may be familiar with my story already but if not, I think it’s a worthwhile read for anyone who is tired of having a “normal” job.
"My imagination tells me that there must be a few lucky souls out there who are born knowing what they want to do in life and they just go out and do it, but for me, it was not so simple. For starters, I grew up in a small quiet town in Connecticut and was homeschooled until 8th grade (AKA I grew up in a bubble).
Believe me when I tell you that high school was like culture shock for me. Then at 18 years old, I was suddenly expected to know what to do with the remainder of my adult life. The only "guidance" I received was a computer-generated aptitude test. High school didn’t give me the skills I needed to enter the real world. No wonder I struggled so hard to find a direction in college..."
To read the full article, please click here.