my fav colors

my fav colors

My favorite colors … I have so many oil paints that I have collected since I started painting. I love the rich buttery color. It is endlessly fun and inspiring! And I must admit that I have some that are my favorites… You really only need a warm and a cool of...
Fall is in the air!

Fall is in the air!

It’s that time of year for sweaters, pumpkin laté and gourds! Every fall I buy dried gourds and pumpkins at a local Amish farm (ever wonder what’s the difference between pumpkins and gourds?). It’s my favorite place to buy pumpkins and mums in the fall. They dry out...
I need your help!

I need your help!

I am thinking of making another calendar this year since I got so much wonderful feedback on my bird calendars from last year. This time I am featuring some favorite flower paintings. And since there are so many I’ve narrowed them down to 15, but I need your...
Something fun for Aunt Debbie

Something fun for Aunt Debbie

I’m over the moon excited to have my artwork included in a fun new shop opening soon in downtown Lancaster, PA. It will be called My Aunt Debbie and will be located at 336 N. Queen Street. It will be her studio and a specialty shop featuring adventurous...
Art for your ear summer camp!

Art for your ear summer camp!

Summer Camp for Artists One of my very favorite podcasts that I listen to while I’m painting is called Art for Your Ear by Danielle Krysa of The Jealous Curator who interviews/shares the work of talented contemporary artists that “make her jealous” is the best...
First Friday at AK Interiors in downtown Lancaster

First Friday at AK Interiors in downtown Lancaster

On First Friday, June 2, 2017, several pieces of my artwork will be on display at the shoppes at AK Interiors at 246 West Orange Street, Lancaster, PA 17603. It’s a super cute boutique filled with home furnishings, custom art. accessories and unique gifts. I...