I feel that my art has been a metamorphosis, a reflection of my life’s experience, alternately reflecting vividness, excitement, starkness, or somberness. My artistic experiences have come full circle in a way: the archetypical Mandala, ever present, insistent in its pattern.
As for choices, I love variety. I immerse myself in a variety of media – I love it all. For me each medium is simply a vehicle for my artistic intent, proclaiming the message of the moment. The question is: Which one am I inspired to communicate through today?
After raising a family (four children) and operating her own bridal and design business for many years, Rose Marie decided to focus on one of her first loves, painting, in late 1989. Since then she has studied, and continues to study, at various workshops around the world, where she has studied under many well-known artists and teachers.