Barbara Fritsche is an artist with a passion to create. Largely self-taught, she has been drawing since the age of two, and has never stopped. Her work varies from large expansive nudes, contemporary still-lifes, and thoughtful portraits, to massive social commentaries. Her strong and technically expressive works speak to her unique strength and seriousness of purpose, equaled only by her artistic and creative prowess. Speed bumps in her life have served to drive her forward, with a strong will and determination to sate her passion through her intense and reflective works.