radiant

I am so very happy to say that I’ve been chosen as a judge’s pick this month in the Daily Paintworks contest. And a friend of mine, Tracy Male received the third place award. Her work is beautiful, you can check it out here. On another note, last night I...

happy-go-lucky

Primroses are a sure sign that spring is coming. With a beautiful week ahead it’s easy to think that winter is behind us. Maybe not, but hopeful for sure. That happy-go-lucky feeling that comes with spring is so good for the soul! This original 6″x6″...

dreamer

Such a happy way to begin a Friday! Share this:Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new...

cloud nine

Happy Monday. Vibrant and full of energy. This original 6″x6″ oil painting is available, unframed, for $85. Click to Bid Share this:Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook...

happy

I’ve painted this before. This time using what I have been learning in an online course from Dreama Tolle Perry about painting more loosely and using transparent colors on the base layer and allowing them to shine through. It’s so inspiring to learn new...

calm

I had a weekend with no time for painting. Every time I take a few days off I fear that I will forget everything I ever learned! We were at a swim meet at Penn State. It was fun and the weather was amazing for the middle of February. I did have a little bit of time...