Gema Lopez's Profile
As a child I spent many hours watching my grandfather, who was a muralist in central Mexico, paint whimsical oils of our favorite Disney characters as gifts for us. It was my exposure to his talent and skill that sparked my life long love of painting and drawing.
That pursuit was side-tracked a bit when instead of majoring in fine arts at the California College of Arts and Crafts I chose to major in graphic design. After working in the graphic design field for 20 plus years I decided to leave the corporate marketing arena, move back to the town I was raised in and pursue my real passion.
My goal is to create artwork that I'm proud of and that others will enjoy viewing and owning.
I'm a member of the Pastel Society of West Coast Artists. I teach pastel technique workshops in the San Francisco Bay…
- Born on September 1
- Joined October 9, 2011