Cherry Garcia AKA Kirsten Rogoff was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. She was very active in the rock and roll scene there, a keyboardist in various bands. She majored in painting and received two Masters Degrees. She has always enjoyed painting people especially those in the music world. She currently resides in Los Angeles and still plays keyboards in various bands on the west coast. Also in the Deep Purple Coverband "Stormbringer". She enjoys the challenge watercolors provide. She sells also prints of her works - see her Fine Art America website.