The first time I was asked this question, I panicked. I had forgotten that this was part of the process. As an artist we go through this intensely introverted period, going inwards and finding inspiration. We delve deep, inner worlds become something solid and tangible, there on a canvas for all to see. I somehow forgot about this final stage, where people get to see what was once hidden. For me, my works have a lot of complexity to them, at the end of the day, they’re all explorations of self and identity, so like anyone, we all have our stories, values, things that align, things that we’re still piecing together. Each time I told the story I would give a few morsels, and gauge if the listener wanted to go a little deeper…….