||Q: What makes you drawn to face masks?
||Q: In the “Bolivianos” series you are exclusively depict masks. What drew you to them?
||Q: Please speak a little about the history of pastel.
||Q: Would you say there is a unifying quality to all of the work you have produced in the last thirty years?
||Q: Would you talk about your use of Mexican and Guatemalan folk art as a convenient way to study formal properties such as color, shape, pattern, composition, etc. in your pastel paintings?
||Q: How did you prepare yourself to change careers and work as a professional artist?
||Q: How do you feel about accepting commissions?
||Q: What is it about soft pastel that you find so intriguing that you use it as your primary fine art medium?