Andrea relocated to Amelia Island with her teenage daughter and dog from New Jersey to be a part of the vibrant art community in downtown Fernandina. She graduated from Parsons School of Design in NYC and Teachers College, Columbia University. She has 20+ years of art teaching experience and is currently teaching art to students K-8 at a private school on Amelia Island. Andrea’s art is inspired by the natural beauty of the island, and her many walks and bike rides . The rest of her time is spent at her downtown studio painting and creating fine art and illustrations for her company, Island Girl Illustration. Her website is islandgirlillustration.com, and you can follow her on Facebook at Island Girl Illustration and Instagram at andrealangelee.