last week i headed up north for the day to spend some time outdoors. i was amazed by the beauty and silence. so much of what i needed.
a calming blue definitely seems to be the theme for me right now. something i will definitely be including in all of the new paintings i’ve been working on….
A few weeks ago I had an art weekend with my sister-in law. We went to the art supply store and picked up a ton of spray paint, acrylic inks and other fun supplies. Then we covered her driveway with an old table cloth and played. She had all of these sheets of sticker paper that she never knew what to do with, so we... Continue reading
Why fit in when you were born to stand out? -Dr Seuss …. One of my favorite things to do is paint at the beach. It’s the desire I first blurted out to an Artist’s Way group in 2009. We’d been going through the Julia Cameron book of the same name, week after week answering questions that would help us uncover our passions as artists.... Continue reading
“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!” -Audrey Hepburn ………. I love to take photo walks, especially through places I have never been. I’ve gotten in the habit of taking myself on field trips where I get out of the studio and go someplace new and explore. Snapping photos in those places is so inspiring and really keeps me looking and being inspired... Continue reading
In celebration of the launch of my new blog and website, Brian and I took a little trip to New York City. Travelling is one of the ways I stay inspired. And New York City did not disappoint. Whenever Brian and I travel, we love to walk around and explore. We prefer not to make any plans. Part of what I adore about travelling is... Continue reading
WITH GLITTERING EYES. Original Available Here.(11×14″ on Canvas Panel) Prints available in my shop. …………. This is a demo painting that I did during my Happy Painting class at the Lucky Star art retreat in Texas. It was so much fun to create outside by the river. Everyone in class seemed to have the best art supplies too, so we all shared and got inspired from one... Continue reading