Theresa Girard, would be the first to tell you that she does not fit in a traditional role. A native of Providence, RI she fell in love with crayons and has been involved in the creative process since. A color expert and educator for a large manufacturing company, she advanced to the top of her career in the world of corporate marketing, education, and training. She staged and styled numerous photo shoots, large trade productions, and program development from New York to LA. Theresa, is the founder and Art Director Emeritus of Access to Art, a community based fine art program. Ms. Girard is a much sought after facilitator of a variety of artistic workshops. Her expressive paintings have been featured in several national publications including, The Artist Magazine, The Palette Magazine, Art Collector and books both self published and with colleague artists.