About me

Born and raised in New York, my gypsy soul lead me to the quaint country side of South Carolina,where I currently live and work. My studio sits on 12 acres of inspiration. Every curl in the grape vine, every ruffled petals of the magnolia flower acts as a muse for my creations.

My Sinuous Series paintings launched my art career in 2005; Bringing me to powerseller status within months. Still today, The sinuous series is my most requested painting. Few of my original paintings make it to an online listing. If you are interested in originals please convo me with your name and email, Subject "client list", for first selection.

Due to time constraints, Commissions are booked by first come first serve with my client list being top priority.

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Unless otherwise specifically provided, Artist is not responsible to provide images 1) larger than 8”x10” at 300 dpi or 2) in a format higher than 8-bit or in RAW format. Artist has no obligation to retain or archive any Images delivered to Client.

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7. Transfer and Assignment: Client may not assign or transfer this agreement or any rights granted under it. No amendment or waiver of any terms is binding unless in writing and signed by the parties. However, the invoice may reflect, and Client is bound by authorizations that could not be confirmed
in writing because of insufficient time or other practical considerations.

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9. General Law/Arbitration: This Agreement sets forth the entire understanding of the parties, and supersedes all prior agreements between the parties. This Agreement shall be governed, interpreted and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of [South Carolina]. Any claim or litigation arising out of this Agreement or its performance may be commenced only in courts physically located in Florence, South Carolina, and the parties hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. In the event of any litigation arising out of or relating to this Agreement, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its attorney's fees incurred in the litigation. If parties are unable to resolve the dispute, either party may request mediation and/or binding arbitration in a forum mutually agreed to by the parties.

10. Severability: If one or more of the provisions in the Agreement is found invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect, the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected. Any such provisions will be revised as required to make them enforceable.

11. Waiver: No action of either party, other than in writing agreed to by the parties, may be construed to waive any provision of this Agreement and a single or partial exercise by either party of any such action will not preclude further exercise of other rights or remedies in this Agreement.

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