She was born around the blizzard of ’77 in Buffalo, NY. She sold her first art piece at eight years of age to a teacher that was moved by her abstract floral composition; at that time her passion for art was ignited and grew into the remarkable career she has today as a professional artist. Natalie studied art at Buffalo State College in Buffalo, New York, and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Art Education at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina, where she recently received her Master of Fine Arts with a concentration in painting.
In addition to her Graduate Degree studies and her career as a professional artist, Natalie is a Nationally Certified Fine Arts teacher at the prestigious Charlotte Country Day School, in Charlotte, North Carolina. Natalie’s contemporary art style is well-known throughout Charlotte metro area and is emerging in other cities. She has a strong following of private collectors and has been featured in Museums and Galleries throughout the southeast.