Juanita lives in Portland, Oregon where she creates her magic on Black Velvet. She will paint just about anything and loves commissions -pet portraits, -family portraits, -whatever you can dream up. Although Juanita started with Black Velvet Painting, she also loves to try new things and now paints on Velvet coats, Velvet pillows, even Velvet jewelry! She has been interviewed on several TV shows, magazines, featured in a book and her work can be seen in shows throughout the west coast
Below are a few examples of some publicity:
Juanita's Velvet Crying Conan Painting was in a show in NYC, watch the video here: http://marquee.blogs.cnn.com/2011/11/01/conan-obrien-fan-art-gets-a-special-showing/
See Juanita in the Velveteria's fabulous collection of velvet in their book:
Entrepreneur Magazine wrote an article about Juanita in the May 2011 issue, pg. 84:
For HBO's 'True Blood', Juanita painted this velvet of a vampire for the set of the show......