Elizardo Mojica (b. 1993) Since his childhood, Elizardo has been inspired by his family, who embraced his love for art. On the verge of finishing high school Elizardo was approached by his guidance counselor Anita Ruan and was introduced to Ani Art Academies Anguilla. When Elizardo started the Waichulis curriculum provided by Ani Art Academies he encountered a new challenge as he began working with charcoal and pastel, techniques and media that he had never encountered before. As his progressed, Elizardo was anxious to put the ideas that ran through his mind on paper and give in to the burning passion that was ignited in early childhood, the passion for art.