poor man’s rose

Lisianthus is said to be an absolutely ideal gift for giving to loved ones whom you think the world of. Also known as the poor man’s rose, they symbolize gratefulness and charisma. I often buy these at Central Market in downtown Lancaster, to have something...

bud

It was one of those paintings that I was one heartbeat away from wiping off the canvas and starting over. Having the faith to see it through to the end is a never-ending lesson for me. I usually get through it, and am nearly always happy when I do. Why is it that...

adrift

adrift [uh-drift] floating without control; drifting; not anchored or moored my life 🙂 It always feels that way, although, I guess it’s not really, at least not in some ways. Adrift can be lovely if you end up in a great place. On the other hand, always trying...

wall flower

An amazing benefit to being an artist is the gift of observation. Seeing. Really seeing. Seeing the beauty, or uniqueness everywhere you look. Even in unexpected places, as our world turns to fall… I had fun with color and texture this morning. This little gem...

time to reflect

Enjoying the fall. Just beautiful. A lesson in having time to look, and reflect on appreciating beauty. Every day. This original 6″ x 6″ oil painting is available, unframed, for $85. You can purchase it, or check out other available works at my Etsy site...