What is the name of your first piece? “Eagle Eyes”

How long did it take you to create? Altogether, it took me two weeks of class time to accomplish this piece.

What materials did you use to create this piece? I used black and white charcoal, along with a blending stump.

What inspired this piece? I have always been fascinated with the Native American culture.

What is the name of your second piece? “Ferocious Beast”

How long did it take you to create? Overall, it took me about a week and a half of class time to complete.

What materials did you use to create this piece? I used both black and white charcoal, along with a blending stump.

What inspired this piece? I was inspired by the proud strength of the lion when making this piece.

What is your favorite medium to work in? Why? Charcoal is my favorite medium to work with, as it is fast moving. I enjoy dark and light contrast that charcoal has to offer.

What is your favorite subject to draw/paint/ (as in landscapes, people, nature, etc.)? I prefer to draw portraits because I love to capture the expression of my subject.

Who is your favorite artist? Why? My favorite artist is Franz Marc because I appreciate his use of bold, bright colors. Also, I admire his distinct style.

Do you want to pursue art in any way after you graduate? I have no plans to pursue art professionally. However, I hope to continue my art as a hobby.