Christina Ramos is a nationally recognized artist from Southern California. Specializing in figurative realism, Christina was recently named as an "Artist to Watch in 2015" by Southwest Art Magazine, and as one of America's Great Painters by American Galleries. Her work has been shown throughout the United States and has been honored with various awards. Although she studied architecture and interior design during college, it was not until she was home raising her four children that she began focusing on painting. She refined her skills in figurative painting at the Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art. Her innovative use of acrylic has made her a much sought after demonstrator and instructor.