Jairid Rossow is currently in his second year at the Atelier’s full-time Student Program. He works hard in the pursuit of knowledge and understanding of the visual world. He is driven by his passion for creating beauty and expanding metaphor. His fascination with drawing started around the age of 10. Jairid has also traveled with the international performing group Up With People; and has his Bachelors of Sociology from Grand Canyon University, where he started the schools continued Homeless Outreach Program. Jairid will continue to study inorder to capture his ambitions in imaginative realism.