November 11, 2019

 It's been awhile since I've Posted a Spread Your Wings Opportunity.  It hasn't been a while since I've participated in my favorite charities, as that is part of my regular routine.  However, I haven't asked anyone to come along side me in awhile.  I know you are all b...

January 17, 2019

I recently redesigned my young tween daughters room, and we needed a piece of artwork above the bed.  My kids and my family in general are the harshest critics of my artwork and don't quite appreciate the value in what I do as an artist.  While I am way over that stopp...

April 3, 2018

There are Two Rivers in the Amazon...

One is called the Rio Negro.

One is called the Rio De Salomones.

What is special about these two rivers is that they run side by side for 6 miles and never mix.  At times, they swirl together fervently as if making a valiant effort to...

December 11, 2017

 The Driftwood Series...

Imagine for a minute, that you can see each of these pieces as it was in its original state....  Was it once a tree, or a plant, or a root?  Whatever it was landlocked as for a time, the common thread in each piece is that they all broke free of...

November 9, 2017

My Husband is color blind... He has red/green color blindness. While, this has surfaced before in our marriage when we had to choose paint colors or in picking out dress clothes,  it never dawned on me how much he was actually missing out on until a few weeks ago. I wa...

June 3, 2017

This  is a painting I finished in the last year.  It was the first "nude" that I have displayed on exhibit or on social media.  I have received many questions and comments on it.  So I decided I wanted to use my blog to address some of those questions.  I realized that...

January 8, 2017

Happy New Year!

Before Christmas,  I was shopping for a book for a gift for someone and stumbled upon a book called the Artists' Way, there was a book and a workbook. Without paying too much attention to the content, I snatched it up thinking it would be helpful for my...

November 15, 2016

Hello,   This is my new friend "Benny" or Benjamin Bond as he is formally called.  I recently held an art show for all of my students. I challenged them to create a piece of art based on the theme or the question.."What Makes You Smile?"  They all rose to the challenge...

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