The Artist of Skid Row

The Artist of Skid Row



my name is Ramiro Quintus I live in a ski road Los Angeles California my friends will say I'm a funny old male I try to enjoy every day like it is my last ASCII role has many problems drugs addiction cry I was homeless for six years for three years I leave on my car it was terrible when I was living in in my car I have a hard talk I had so many health problems because my body wasn't interesting properly I used to have a lot of bad habits drinking gambling towing drugs I spent three years in LA County Jail it almost destroyed my life it was here in the ski road where I first picked up a paintbrush with my art I don't play by the rules it's abstract chaotic I feel so proud of my paintings I'm attached to them they are part of me before I became painting I was shy a loner with art I made new friends I was able to communicate in a new way I love coral when I feel happy I paint my jello when I'm sad I paint in black but I love red Mexican rose I had this natural relationship with it I don't know why ah inspires me he helps me appreciate fury in the middle of this case they love community I'm so happy to be here cuz this they take me out of the problems from the street addictions and communist issues there but right here is like a little refuge artists gave me confidence art has gave me self-esteem and more sure on myself I'm happy sometimes I sell my pieces and it's a great feeling I say wow art save me they helped me heal and to forget painful memories art save my life you

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