About The Artist

 

Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Yaira (Ji-rah) Resto has spent most of her career working for the military. She has been part of the Graphics Team for the Directorate of Requirements at Langley Air Force Base since March 2004. Prior to being a contractor, she served on active duty for the US Army for five years as a Multimedia Illustrator. A Printmaking major, Yaira volunteered to enlist in the Armed Forces after completing a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts, from The School of Fine Arts in San Juan, PR. She has also been a freelance artist since high school, working on everything from portraits, to murals and most recently photo restoration. To request services, please click on the contact link above.