"There were times I'd start painting with big hopes to finish, but due to a lack of finances I could not complete it."
"I am an artist whose interest in art developed at a tender age. I drew and painted, and I also liked to improve what I had previously done. I went to Ghanatta College of art to improve on my natural gift. My friends describe me as a sincere, cheerful and caring person.
"Being the youngest child of my aging parents, it was difficult for them to support me when I left college. I was faced with serious financial challenges that made it difficult to purchase my materials. There were times I'd start painting with big hopes to finish, but due to a lack of finances I could not complete it.
"Practicing and sharing ideas with other artist friends and having an international worldview have made me master my art.
"My favorite thing about my work is the vibrant colors and how they are used to portray life and the way people live. I am inspired by nature, vibrant colors, and my culture.
"My hopes and dreams for the future are to be well known in the art world, and meeting the people in my field and learn more from them."
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