In this blog, Guide from the Inside , artist Dani Dodge shares the stories of the people she meets in studios, galleries and the street, as well as the people and institutions that support them. It is a behind-the-scenes look at the lives of artists in San Diego County.
Dani began to paint in 2004 after returning from Iraq where she was embedded as a journalist with the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force. She now uses mixed media on canvas and paper to tell stories. A resident of North Park, her working studio is at Space 4 Art in East Village.