Outstanding Women

Event at the French Embassy in Buenos Aires

Tuesday December 2nd 2014, the French Amabassador Jean-Michel Casa and Margarita Melo de Vaquer Asociación Marianne's president, hosted a cocktail at the French Embassy in recognition to outstanding women of the Argentinian Culture. Dolores Avendaño was among them.

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In her motivational conferences addressed to business men and women, companies, universities and/or schools, Dolores refers to her experience as an ultra marathoner (ultra marathons are races that go beyond 42 km) and as an international illustrator.

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About Me

When I was little, when a “coihue” (a tall tree that grows in the mountains) creaked in the wind, my mother would say it was a fairy opening her window… we didn’t need to push our imaginations much, those mountains, forests and lakes, are truly enchanted and enchanting. It was in this amazing place, that I used to spend hours contemplating the illustrations in Fairy Tales books, and think, “When I grow up, I want to illustrate children’s books”.

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Dolores has an extensive portfolio of professional work, for companies and institutions around the world, covering illustrations for renowned publishers and motivational conferences with recognized result.

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Sport Resume

With worldwide travel, Dolores has participated in numerous international races, earning the top spot and mentions. From the Sahara to continental ices, experiences to be shared.

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