Fani (Fany) was born and raised in Istanbul and moved to the United States in 1997. She lived and studied fashion in Turkey, France, and Israel. She started painting in the 1990’s with diverse media. She attended many workshops in Istanbul, Nice, and San Diego. Right now she loves working with water media. The main feature of Fani’s work is the use of colors. She won awards at San Diego County fair and other places.



Professional Associations

San Diego Watercolor Society
La Jolla Art Association


Artist Statement

Fany’s inspiration comes from her colorful background. Her travels and her ambience influence her brushstroke


Favorite Quote

He never fell, Never slipped, Never flew…    John Steinbeck