Skye Taylor's Profile
My name is Skye Taylor. I’m a full time professional Artist who lives to paint.
My first experience with art was in the First Grade doing Finger Paints. I remember drawing the side profile of a smiling man’s face. When the teacher held it up for the class to see I felt proud and loved the attention. I knew I was hooked.
My mother encouraged me as she loved to draw. I spent countless hours copying her art portfolio from the 1930’s and 40’s. Her father Maurice Rio, came to America from France at the turn of the Century. He too was an Artist and carried along with him his Artist Easel. He took a Job painting pin stripes on buggies and wagon wheels. The hours were long and the conditions were dangerous. He died at 28 years old around 1919 from paint fumes. My mom Frances was barely 4 years old when he passed. The only thing she inherited was His cherished Easel, a small…
- Born on May 4
- Joined November 16, 2010