Cece finds people on the street, many are homeless and she pays them $5.00 for their photos, then she goes home and paints them from the photo.
She was formally educated at Munson Williams Proctor Institute (affiliated with Pratt). She studied with Mario Cooper, Frank Webb, Alvaro Categnet and Greg LaRoc.
Cece has received recognition in First City of Art Show, Pensacola Museum of Art, Art Study Club and Celebrating Brownsville and the Tri-County Show in Utica, NY.
She is committed to improving her skills and paints every day.