Heather Kirtland #artcrushxo

Heather Kirtland #artcrushxo

I’ve been following my #artcrushxo,¬†Heather Kirtland, on instagram for a long time, and I was lucky enough to be given the opportunity to take over her “Carve out time for art” Instagram page that she shares with Marissa Huber, on October 6th of this...
Lori Walters #artcrushxo

Lori Walters #artcrushxo

Lori Walters’ whimsical work always stops me in my tracks and makes me smile, ear to ear. I’ve been following her on IG for as long as I can remember (aka as long as I’ve had an IG account/same thing!), and I love her work. It’s happy and...
Santa’s helper

Santa’s helper

After painting santa bluebird yesterday I just had to give some credit to the workers behind all the magic. And this sweet flicker/elf told me something I never knew… Santa employs six elves (plus a few assistants). Elves are the children of Gryla and Leppaludi...
Cathleen Rehfeld #artcrushxo

Cathleen Rehfeld #artcrushxo

Cathleen Rehfeld has been an #artcrushxo of mine ever since I started following current artists on the internet, wishing secretly to join the ranks of these wonderful daily painters. Her paintings capture a beautiful light and energy that I admire and am always...
holiday glow

holiday glow

A little bit of holiday magic has been inspiring me to be a busy little elf. I have been working on a series of oil paintings of vintage Christmas ornaments for a gallery opening that will be held at The Studio Art Gallery in New Hope in early December. You can see...