Ellen graduated from the New York High School of Music & Art & New York State College at New Palz.
She has been drawing pictures since she could pick up a pencil.
While living in Carmel she took lessons in pastel portraits and water colors from well know artists and instructors.
All of the pictures on this site are of places and things that no longer exist or been modified in North County San Diego, California. Most have been replaced with commercial buildings and or housing.