Water Color, Acrylic, Oil, and Mix Media
Setsuko was born and raised in Tokyo Japan. She came to Los Angeles to become a pianist and singer for a restaurant in 1972. She has continued to stay in the music business.
Since 1989 she started oil painting. In 1991 she discovered watercolor. In 1993 she started to study at Citrus College with Mr. Robert Hallett and Mr. Cris Van Winkle. She has also received a lot of infulence from Mr. Henry Fukuhara since 1996. In 2001 she also studied design with Mrs. Elanie Moore.
With the passion she has for art, she has traveled through out Los Angeles, Japan, and New Mexico to paint on locations.
Numerous judges have honored her work.
Her first solo show was at the Alhambra City Hall in April on 1998.
Since April 4th, 2000, her paintings are for show at the Framery located
at 13105 Whittier Blvd.