Someone described me recently as a "connecting spirit".  That about sums up why I am drawn to portrait work.  My curiosity about what people do & who they are fuels my passion for the discovery process of portraiture.  Why not connect & see what we can discover together? Portraits 2Andrew Cervantes, Salsa PerformerPortrait of Bien IrizarryRhoda Gravador, Musician & Piano TeacherBloggerwww.barbarabutkus.comPortraits 11Portraits 18Portraits 4Portraits 3