Black Lives Matter.
"I like making people happy. I like making people smile. So a lot of the stuff I make I give to other people, that’s why I don’t have a lot of it physically. "
“Personally, I don’t feel like anybody’s art is bad or anybody’s is a failure.”
“Yeah; kids are really inspiring because they’re not afraid of failure.”
"Especially with teens we are scared of people judging us. "
"I think I just want to acknowledge that art is a super personal thing and that it’s difficult to please others with what you create."
"I feel like Tacoma is on the right track to being inclusive and caring about our art. It’s only going to get better from here."
"If you have an idea, take action with it. It can be difficult, but there's so many other kids with your same position."
"I think especially trans artists and queer artists in general, it’s really important to show our stories the way we want to show it. We have to make our own films, our own writing, and our own art, based our own experiences."
"I think that when you listen to classical music, a lot of people experience the emotion from that. And if I can do that with photography - well, that's what I aim to do. "