"Thank you very much for the wonderful portrait, You've Always Had the Power. I can't tell you how much I love it!"
–– Oprah Winfrey
"I have your Chelsea drawing - my angel - in my private study where I see it every day. It captures her spirit!"
–– Hillary Rodham Clinton
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–– Maria Shriver
"I notice things in your work I love about Renoir's. Seeing soft beauty in the commonplace. Heaven on Earth if you will. Your talent is fully realized." –– Singer/songwriter Rodney Crowell
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–– Laura Bush
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