||Q: What is more important to you, the subject of the painting or the way it is executed?
||Q: Would you describe how you are taking soft pastel in new directions as a fine art medium?
||Q: Do you have any favorite memories of visiting museums when you were a child?
||Q: Can you talk a little bit about your process? What happens before you even begin a pastel painting?
||Q: How long does it take you to complete a pastel-on-sandpaper painting?
||Q: Can you speak about what draws you to the Mexican and Guatemalan figures that you collect?
||Q: When you set up your figures to photograph, do you create a story?