One thing I love about living in Santa Fe is the many incredible restaurants. When it comes to New Mexican food I am super picky! We have many restaurants here and often the ones the tourists go to are not the ones the locals here frequent and love. My absolute favorite is Maria's on 555 Cordova road. I detailed my restaurant painting in honor of this restaurant. The service and fast and friendly, the food is absolutely authentic New Mexico, and the owners Al and Laurie Lucero are incredible people. If you go to Santa Fe it's a must try!
I have been drawing for as long as I can remember. Growing up, I was surrounded by art. The paintings that hung on our walls were that of my father and grandfather. Their subjects were...
Through my work I always hope to tell a story about my personal experiences as a Hispanic woman. I was born and raised in the beautiful state of New Mexico and my family has been in northern New Mexico for over 10 generations. My work comes from my memories of growing up in a large extended family and my favorite subjects to paint are the people and traditions of northern New Mexico. Both my father and grandfather are artists, so I grew up surrounded by work. I have always loved art and have wanted to become an artist for as long as I can remember.
My primary medium is acrylic on canvas. I have also enjoyed using acrylic on wood as well. As a self-taught artist, I really fight “looking at” something when I’m painting or sketching. I...
Shop with Confidence (Fine Art America Return Policy)
Our return policy is very simple:
If you're not happy with a purchase that you made on FineArtAmerica.com, for any reason, you can return it to us within 30 days of the order date. As soon as it arrives, we'll issue a full refund for the entire purchase price. Please note - Fine Art America does not reimburse the outgoing or return shipping charges unless the return is due to a defect in quality.