ELECTRIC COOL-AIDE: 22 – Gina Garcia

The Avenue Coffee & Cafe is excited to announce another month of art with Gina Garcia.  Her work truly brightens the cafe.  We were able to catch up with Gina to discuss a little bit about here and her work.  Check out the Q & A below.

 

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ELECTRIC COOL-AIDE: 22

 

Give us your bio in 7 words or less.

ever evolving, always growing

What is your process of creation? How much time is spent preparing and how much time is the actual painting itself?

I paint til I feel a connection that’s when I know it’s complete. It could be 2 minutes or 2 years. I just feel it!

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What was your aim in the creations for this series?

convey happiness and light

If you had a plane ticket to travel anywhere in the world to paint where would you go?

Iceland

What’s the one thing you can’t live without and why?

music because it guides me in creating

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What’s the best and worst advice you’ve received?

Making art is a selfish act. I can see both the pros and cons in that statement

Anything else you would like to add?

Creating is part of my being. Without it I’d be a terrible bitch. It centers me, holds me close, and allows me to speak to the world without words. 

Just to round things out, if you drink coffee, what is your go-to order?

Seaport forever

    Vanilla chai latte on sassy days

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