I can not deny the satisfaction when I read this few but wonderful words about my work:
This is the work of Ytaelena Lopez. Her gestural ink washes have a rhythm that I get. Some of her best stuff, in my opinion, approaches abstraction.
You can read more about this post and the another marvelous artists like Charles H. Stinson or Michael Mcconnell in the AMERICANA blog.
And yes, Justin, there are many sort of weir people at the Mission. It is why I love to live here ;).