Skilled in live demonstrations, classroom teaching, and implementing instructor lesson plans, since 1975, Vanessa Hadady has painted contemporary impressionistic works using acrylic paints. Vanessa holds a BFA from the Dept. of Art & Art History, Univ. of New Mexico and a MA in Clinical Psychology with active CA State LMFT license.  She shows and sells original works, garners awards in regional and local shows, has published several art books, and has independently written, produced and directed fine art film shorts.  Archived in a division of the Smithsonian (1989-90, NMWA), in 2017 she placed 1st in Landscape, 29th Annual Fine Art Show, Delicato Vineyards, Modesto, CA.  More information at