Tender Flamingo Tender Flamingo Charlotte Reine was born in the Loire Valley region of France. Her mother, Gilberte Brillant while an accomplished engraver in her own right, was a mentor for her daughter as well. Charlotte participated in group exhibitions at the age of 20, both in Paris as well as in Nantes, France. Her first one-woman show took place subsequently in Brussels Belgium. Shortly thereafter Lublin Graphics, who introduced her etchings to the American art market in 197..