Senior Art Major Diana Ostiguy Essay
908 Words Oct 31st, 2016 4 Pages
Peering over her shoulder, Ostiguy is working on her favorite piece. “Actually when I first started it, it was my least favorite. It was just not a style I was familiar with, and it was just so different from what I usually do, because it’s really exaggerated and I usually like to be pretty realistic when it comes to drawing people. You wouldn’t see purple snakes in reality,” she said, referencing the purple snakes on her Medusa drawing. Ostiguy hunches over her desk, squints at the paper, and continues to sketch.
With long dark hair, glasses and a love for black eyeliner, Ostiguy considers herself to be a shy person who expresses herself through her art. “I was really shy growing up, actually. I always kept to myself I was super… I don’t know, I just didn’t like being around people,” Ostiguy says with a laugh. She has been drawing and painting since she was young, with a grandmother who used to do arts and crafts with her. She originally came to Salve as a Cultural and Historical Preservation major,…