Fungi Family, 2021. Oil painting based loosely on a cluster of Oyster Mushrooms, which I worked on layer by layer to create texture and dimension on the canvas.
is a senior at University at Buffalo, in the Environmental Design program studying planning and architecture. In her downtime between classes and research, she loves to unwind by going on walks and enjoying nature and learning about biology. She thinks we can learn a lot by studying nature and the interrelationships between flora and fauna. Painting allows her a new perspective on biophilic studies, which inspires her architectural designs and allows her to express her emotions and problem-solve in new and unique ways.
Mushroom, 2019, Digital painting, of a black and white mushroom, that I created by working with layer opacities to synthesize texture on a flat digital canvas.