the beginning

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It all started when…

Stephanie Zide 2018

Stephanie Zide 2018

I was three. Like many other American children growing up before the internet, crayons and pencils were placed into my idle hands to keep me busy. I was an only child for many years, often a lonely child who escaped the adults around me in a world of my own making. When life got tougher I drew more, I wrote more. I turned inward. I loved it. I knew from a young age that I was an artist, of this I had no doubt.