a few of my favorite flowers…

a few of my favorite flowers…

Come see a few of my favorite flowers, and birds, and landscapes at First Friday on May 5. And, if you are in the area, I’d love for you to stop in and see me during Lancaster Artwalk on Saturday, May 6. Saturday I will be doing a painting demonstration of a...
artospective

artospective

Artospective is a small community of artists from Jaipur, India who curate the work of modern artists from different genres of art all in one place to further studies by both art students and art lovers. They recently reached out to me to be featured on their blog....
cardinal screensaver, my gift to you

cardinal screensaver, my gift to you

As my gift to you, and to show my gratitude for supporting my art I created a screensaver/wallpaper image of my cardinal painting to brighten your day. Just download the image and make it your screensaver or wallpaper on your desktop. If you enjoy it, please send me a...
for the love of yellow

for the love of yellow

Beautiful yellow. Oil paints are so incredibly wonderful because the colors are so rich and so magical. Pure color out of the tube is pure and elegant, but mix the buttery color with another color and you get something new and equally gorgeous. Mix two compliments and...
Painting demo and feeling grateful

Painting demo and feeling grateful

As I start to think about getting ready for my art demonstration this Thursday, March 23rd, I realize what a long way I’ve come. Only a few years ago I made a commitment to myself to find time in my crazy busy life to paint, even though it seemed nearly...
Running sideways

Running sideways

Running sideways. It’s about the journey, not the destination. Not a day goes by that I don’t need to rimind myself of this because I am constantly running as fast as I can to accomplish more than feels humanly possible. I run from one place to another,...
Philadelphia Sketch Club Art of the Flower Exhibition

Philadelphia Sketch Club Art of the Flower Exhibition

Philadelphia Sketch Club juried exhibition of Art of the Flower will have two of my paintings displayed this spring from March 10 through April 1, 2016. Share this:Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to...
something magical wins award

something magical wins award

I don’t mean to sound braggy, but I wanted to share my news… I’m delighted to say that my painting “Something Magical” was chosen as a finalist for the Emerging Artist category for the Art Muse Contest. It was chosen by juror, and...
a day in my life…

a day in my life…

A day in my life (or at least the first few hours) and finding a way to fit in doing what I love… Some days I am so blessed to have a painting sell before I even have time to list it for sale. This just happens to be one of them. Here’s how my day usually...
finding time to do what you love

finding time to do what you love

Time Finding time in life to do what you love it so challenging. So overwhelming. So crucial. I think I must be crazy to get up early every day to paint when I could be doing more important things…like working out…or doing laundry. Right? Getting things...

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday! I am so happy that my artwork will be on display at Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Tap Room in downtown Lancaster, Pa for the next several months. I will be there tonight, Friday, February 3, from 7-8. My artwork is beautifully hung and looks great in...