||Q: What has been your biggest challenge so far?
||Pearls from artists* # 416
||Q: What is your favorite thing about creating on sandpaper? (Cassandra Alvarado Oliphant via Instagram)
||Q: Your pastel paintings are immediately recognizable as yours alone. Did you consciously try to develop a signature style in your work?
||Q: How do you achieve such richness of color in your pastel-on-sandpaper paintings?
||Pearls from artists* # 108
||Q: At the end of last Saturday’s (September 28th) post you mentioned something called, “Esala Perahera.” What is that?
||Pearls from artists* # 31