I retired in 2007 and live in Paola, KS. My education includes a BA in Russian Area Studies and an MA in International Business Management. I have no formal art training. Limited Edition and signed Giclee commercially printed on metallic paper, canvas, fine art paper with linen texture, embellished with clear gel brush strokes and mounted on styrene. My artwork is created from licensed photographs in digital format and manipulated using Photoshop, filters, plugins, brushes and textures.