Art is a very powerful medium, so powerful, in fact, that it can release endorphins and change brain waves. This impressive effect on viewers is often a consideration for Cynthia as she paints. She chooses compelling color palettes, adding movement and often light to create interest and impact.
Growing up in Southern California, Cynthia has always been drawn to the sea, an interest that deepened upon seeing the Nazaré waves of Portugal. For this reason, she often incorporates the ocean and waves in her art. For Cynthia, waves symbolize strength, progress, opportunity, and cleansing.