I’ll never forget the moment sitting across from my mentor on the day I had been fired. I said it seemed so “unfair”. He gazed across the room at me and said “Now, where did you ever get that idea?”

“Life isn’t fair, is it?” I laughed at myself now and my perspective of life then. It was the first time I was brave enough to question my belief in life. I look back now, and I believe that was the day I truly grew up.

Now, whenever I am struggling I think about that day and no matter how…

Amanda Hewett

I grew up with art always being the main focus in my life. What I’m most interesting in cultivating is a deep connection between art and science.

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