I was told always to follow your dreams; even if you're on the right track you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Lonnie Ollivierre born in St.Vincent and the Grenadines, grew up in Brooklyn New York live Georgia. The Artist has been creating art at a young age, he taught himself to draw and paint from comic books he collected. He dreamt of becoming a cartoonist, but a television program on Norman Rockwell compelled the artist to pursue painting as a career.

Discourage by others who assured him he could never make a living as an artist, Ollivierre continued, eschewing art school and taught himself to paint with oil and acrylic."I paint what I see in my everyday life," says Ollivierre, "my family and the love of life are my inspiration. I want to inspire, educate, and uplift others through my art."