Colleen was born and educated in upstate New York and relocated to CT in the late 1970’s. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and works full time in the CT public school system. Her diverse career experiences which include window displays, fashion, beauty and cosmetic consultant and pharmaceutical sales, mirror her eclectic artistic endeavors. Her career in education allows weekends and summers free to paint, create and attend art seminars.
The whimsical nature of my art keeps me from taking myself too seriously. The finished piece seldom appears as originally conceived in my mind. My work is ever-changing as it grows and evolves near completion. I adore color! Color ignites the initial idea, which the design then follows.