Studio Update!

Studio Update!

Dear Friends, Though it’s been strange year, I have been able to continue forward with my art work. I am very pleased to be included in the Twelfth annual 100 GRAND exhibition at Sullivan Goss Gallery. Featuring 108 quality works of art for $1,000 or less, the...
Happy New Year 2018!

Happy New Year 2018!

A NEW YEAR BEGINS! This past year has certainly had it’s challenges on both global and personal levels for so many of us.  We may feel helpless to so much going on around us, and in truth we are! What we can control, or have agency over, in our own lives is our...
Reflecting Into the New Year

Reflecting Into the New Year

Reflecting Into the New Year As I begin this new year, I am taking a moment to reflect on the wonderful and challenging aspects of the year behind me. For this new year, I have decided to work on being less reactive and triggered by events that are beyond my control....
Color Inspiration

Color Inspiration

Take a look at these two photos, what do they have in common?  I am often asked what inspires my artwork? I am always inspired by the natural world when it comes to color. On the left is a harvest from a morning jaunt in my vegetable garden – note the colors.  The...
Greetings from My New Studio

Greetings from My New Studio

As some of you may know, I recently moved into a wonderful new studio space which gives me lots more room, great light, windows with a semi-ocean view (through a parking lot and train tracks).  What I didn’t quite know when I moved in this past April, was how much I...
Getting Started

Getting Started

When I begin a painting, I have no idea how it will turn out.  I just begin by covering the white background with blobs or brush strokes of paint with no particular thought — just to cover the white background.  Then I paint on top of the first layer, leaving...