Michele’s Artist Statement: An artist can have desire, passion, & dreams. A true artist will Pursue those Desires, Passion and Fulfill those Dreams.
At age 4 Michele shared with her parents that she wanted to be an artist when she grew up, and never gave a different occupation any consideration.
After receiving her Masters Degree in Fine Arts, she opened the Roycroft Art Gallery in East Aurora for 10 years, followed by restoring one of the first schools in East Aurora and making it an award-winning gallery for over 3 decades.
Michele became a nationally recognized watercolorist, painting birds and botanicals, raising money for conservation and wetlands & winning numerous awards, including a national leadership award, a special congressional recognition, and business woman of the year.
At the present time Michele is creating and designing product for an international company as well as producing artwork for galleries and commissions from clients