According to Andrea "DOG!" was her first spoken word. She recalls being pushed along in her stroller, gleefully noting passing dogs on their walks, and she insists they were like music!
Each had a distinctly different melody. From her stroller rides she concluded what she still believes: “Each animal is different than any other: a unique and valuable individual.
Andrea Graduated from the School of Visual Arts in NYC. Became an art director. Designed magazines, books, posters, and made lots of art. Having always loved the power of words, she shifted into a writing career, publishing dozens of award winning short stories. Animals were often at the core of her writing, as of course they remain at the forefront of her life.
Andrea suggests that EACH PET that has touched her own life has enriched it so very deeply, each in a totally unique way. She knew in her heart that No painted copy of a pet photo could ever capture that depth of emotion. So she built PetSPEAK PORTRAITS is here to fill that void.