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Artist carla sanchez


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  • FASO Artist Website: http://www.carlasanchezart.com

  • Year Born: N/A

  • Price Range: $150.00 - $2,600.00
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Biography


Carla Sanchez grew up in a family of artists living in the Hamptons in NY. Although she wanted to study art at the Art Students League like her mother had, she was discouraged from following that path. Instead, she attended [email protected] double majoring in Premed and Psychology. She later went on to receive her Masters in Psychology/ Counseling. It wasn't until 2006 that Carla was able to make art a priority in her life again. She now resides in Llano Texas with her son and her horses.
In 2006, Carla began studying oil painting under the guidance of David Leffel and drawing as well as painting under Sherri Mc Graw, both modern Masters in their own rights. The first three years Carla traveled to paint with David and Sherri 5 to 6 times a year. She's been to Taos, Chicago, Santa Fe, Atlanta and Tampa. Today she still paints with them but not as frequently. The expertise that they have imparted has been immeasurable in aiding her growth as an artist and a person. Besides David Leffel, Carla has studied in Santa Fe at the Valdez School of Art with Kevin Gorges. In 2013 Carla had the honor of meeting Roseta Santiago and attended a workshop she was offering. They quickly became friends. Roseta invited Carla to co- teach a workshop with her at the Quinlan, which was a great success. In 2014, Carla also painted with Kevin Beilfuss and Phil Starke.
Carla’s greatest inspiration besides Velasquez and David Leffel has been her late grandfather, who was a well known local artist in The Hamptons. Sadly he died three months before she was born but she receives her inspiration from the works he left behind. Carla’s [...]

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