||Q: Foreign travel has long been a significant aspect of your work. What are your views on cultural appropriation?
||Q: When did you decide and what prompted you to become an artist? (Question from artamour)
||Q: How do you think about risk? What role has taking risks played in your life/career? (Question from Emma Jacobs, VoyageMIA.com)
||Q; What was the spark that got you started? (Question from Barbara Smith via Facebook)
||Q: How do you stay motivated to create new work?
||Q: How did you prepare yourself to change careers and work as a professional artist?
||Q: In light of the realities you discussed last week (see blog post of Aug. 24), what keeps you motivated to make art?