When did you discover your joy for creating art?
I would draw & paint (watercolor) in the break room at work (FICPA). Some people liked my art so much they bought right out of my sketchbook!
Why have you supported Big Bend Cares?
I like to support Tallahassee people. I also support NPR and Wounded Warriors.
Tell us something most people don’t know about you?
I am a former Marine and saw combat during Desert Shield/Storm.
What is your favorite color?
Black… like my soul.
Name an artist that inspired you.
Rembrandt, van Gogh, and John Singer Sargent.
Learn more about Mr. Maki at his website, makiclan.com.