Sylvia Fragoso was born with Down Syndrome and began painting in 1984. Her whimsical paintings are mosaic and web-like combinations in which people become animals, flowers become people, eyes become suns, suns become moons, and moons become faces and angels. She currently lives in San Pablo, California.
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