Toula is of Greek heritage from Skiathos, Greece. Her grandfather and two Uncles emigrated to Newport, Rhode Island. In Newport her Uncles helped in the church activities at St. Spyridon. Her studies in Art have included classes in Design, Sculpture and Drawing at University of California, Los Angeles, City College of Los Angeles, Valley College, Van Nuys, obtaining an Associate of Arts degree.
She has traveled extensively in Greece, the Greek Islands and Hawaiian Islands (Oahu, Big Island, and Maui). Her inspiration of Skiathos, Greece comes from her family who originated from Skiathos and their love for Skiathos has inspired her to see, capture, and enjoy its beauty forever.
Visiting & Travelling to Skiathos
Skiathos has developed into an island that attracts people from all over the world with sailboats sailing to its harbor from many countries. Skiathos is accessible from major cities in Europe by air. During the summer, it is good to remember to book your tickets early to Skiathos since many of the local people in Greece go on vacation in August. Many of the people will close their shop on the mainland and go on vacation during this time.