plum loco

plum loco

I’m crazy about blues. Blues are such a magical color. I don’t like to say I have a favorite colors. It’s like children, you should never, ever have a favorite, but love each one equally for their unique qualities. Shhh…don’t tell, but I...
pretty package

pretty package

I just love getting a fun package in the mail. And that’s how I want you to feel when one of my calendars arrives on your doorstep. Like it’s something special, just for you. Here’s a quote from someone who ordered one for herself and one for a...
eastern phoebe

eastern phoebe

Meet Phoebe. A sweet and thoughtful little eastern phoebe. This morning I was listening to another Art Pro Podcast. The interview was with an artist named Bianca Bello (her website is wildhumm). Her art is super fun and she’s an inspiration because she became an...
colorful morning

colorful morning

What a colorful morning it was, to wake up and paint this handsome rooster. I must admit I don’t blog as often as I would like to because I feel like I don’t have anything to say. Actually, I have a lot to share about my painting journey (and life, because...
rise & shine

rise & shine

This morning I was reading brain pickings, a blog that I always enjoy. This one is called “The Third Self: Mary Oliver on Time, Concentration, the Arist’s Task, and the Central Commitment of the Creative Life.” She identifies three primary selves...