In August of 2005 Adelaide moved to San Diego to create the Middle Eastern Dance Company, The Shimmy Sisters, with her sister Leilainia. Since then she has risen and flourished as a fully sustainable performance artist. Her talents have extended far beyond the Belly Dance influence of her mother to Circus Acrobatics, Fire Spinning, Hooping, Drumming, Stilt Walking, Painting and more!
The inspiration Adelaide soaks up from her creative lifestyle is evident in her visual art. Adelaide considers her visual creations a balancing mechanism in her career. Painting is a time where she steps out of the spot light to look inward a let her mind unravel. As a Visionary Artist, Adelaide focuses on art that has a message. Clients seek Adelaide for her intuitive ability to convey their emotions and transitions on a canvas.
Whether delivered live through her performance pieces or captured timelessly in her paintings, Adelaide is expressing a self that is unbound. As she has expanded in many directions she has come to recognize all of her creative endeavors as one. Adelaide is her Art!
As Adelaide’s artistic career continuously branches out, she is faced with the big question, “What do I want to convey through my art?”
Art by Adelaide aims to put into organization all that cannot fit into a box. It encompasses Adelaide's multifaceted talents and expressive art forms, from an array of performing arts to the depths of her paintings. Adelaide recognizes all of her artistic endeavors as coming from one source. Having a vision is most important, it is the seed that starts to grow and take form. Adelaide's creations are purposefully thought provoking and undeniably inspiring.