ALANNA IS THE OLDEST OF THE FOUR DAUGHTERS. much of her art is inspired by her interests which include travel, music, books, nature, and a deep curiosity THAT PROPELS HER TO CONSTANTLY SEEK NEW EXPERIENCES. SHE HAS TRAVELED EXTENSIVELY ALL OVER THE WORLD, BACKPACKING THROUGH CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA, STUDYING IN EUROPE AND LIVING IN AUSTRALIA FOR A YEAR, AS WELL AS BACKPACKING THROUGH SOUTHEAST ASIA. SHE HAS A DEGREE IN COMMUNICATIONS FROM UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA. alanna's ultimate dream is to open up her own cafe/art gallery. you can find more about alanna's art, writing endeavors, and travels on her website: www.ialannamurphy.com.