I have a facebook page called "Online Drawing Sites and Artists" I try to feature Artists along with online drawing sites that I have run across in the last 5 years of drawing online myself. I just featured your artwork on my site hope you don't mind you are such an incredible artist. I also gave links to your Deviantart and your blog. Best of luck with everything you do this year. You are incredible.
Hmm... because she is a photorealist? or Hyperrealist? Photorealism has been a valid art movement for nearly 50 years. Hyperrealism for a decade. Moreover artists have used visual devices and/or photographs as reference since the the 15th century. But her paintings are much more than reproductions of a photos or a reproduction of a composite of photos, look at the subtleties, ask why the excesses of oozing chocolate or jelly. Look at the sensuality of the lines. Ask yourself what more is the painting saying than just a dessert. After you do this I believe you will understand the point.