The role of artists and art educators in our society is becoming more important through time. Alicia’s purpose as an artist and educator is to provide skill-based learning to deepen the perception of the surroundings and provide tools to transfer that knowledge to the artwork. She believes that self-expression and creativity can be enhanced through learning effective art techniques and art history. This idea aligns with current scientific research that other artist had currently embrace and broadens the choices that they can make when creating their artwork. By acquiring solid draftsmanship, color theory, paint handling skills, perspective and mostly understanding how other artist create a process to express their personal perspective of our world, they can expand their artistic toolbox and develop their own personal communication method and painting language.