in the studio

Star Forest - the making of a painting

Star Forest - the making of a painting

This is the humble beginnings of my star forest painting. I started sketching on my IPad in Procreate.  It gives me time to think about what kind of mood-feeling I...

Star Forest - the making of a painting

This is the humble beginnings of my star forest painting. I started sketching on my IPad in Procreate.  It gives me time to think about what kind of mood-feeling I...

Waves told her story - the making of this painting

Waves told her story - the making of this painting

This commissioned painting started with a few sketches that were approved.    Then the rough underpainting. This part always looks so unfinished. It's easy to get discouraged. But after a...

Waves told her story - the making of this painting

This commissioned painting started with a few sketches that were approved.    Then the rough underpainting. This part always looks so unfinished. It's easy to get discouraged. But after a...

word & image project

word & image project

The Hoffman Center for the Arts features 12 writers and 12 artists to be part of their Word & Image project. I'm honored to be selected as an artist in...

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word & image project

The Hoffman Center for the Arts features 12 writers and 12 artists to be part of their Word & Image project. I'm honored to be selected as an artist in...

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The making of a coloring book

The making of a coloring book

This project has been in the works for YEARS! Seriously. I spent the good part of a year just thinking about doing it. Should I do it? Maybe not. Maybe....

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The making of a coloring book

This project has been in the works for YEARS! Seriously. I spent the good part of a year just thinking about doing it. Should I do it? Maybe not. Maybe....

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Crows and a tribute to friendship

Crows and a tribute to friendship

The past three months I've been working on three commissions. All of them celebrate friendship and turning 50. This is a glimpse behind the first one. The first layer is...

Crows and a tribute to friendship

The past three months I've been working on three commissions. All of them celebrate friendship and turning 50. This is a glimpse behind the first one. The first layer is...

What a year!

What a year!

So much art was made this past year.A glimpse at the top nine pieces from the year.Ink on rocks, jars of spring flowers to my own art show. Yay!Following along on...

What a year!

So much art was made this past year.A glimpse at the top nine pieces from the year.Ink on rocks, jars of spring flowers to my own art show. Yay!Following along on...

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