vintage ornament

In the midst of painting some commissioned pieces for gifts, I spent some time Sunday morning painting a Christmas ornament. I love painting these. Love the reflections, matching the vintage color palette, not to mention getting into the holiday spirit. This...

catching light

Happy Thursday! I’m scattered as always…something I struggle with all the time, no time to catch any light today! Hope you enjoy my painting. This original 8″x8″ oil painting is available, unframed, for $100¬†at my Etsy shop here. I dropped off...

tangled up in blue

I am so lucky to get painting inspiration from friends. This beautiful truck is from a photo taken by a college friend in Colorado. It was so fun to paint! The color and subject were magical! This original 12″x12″ oil painting is available, unframed, for...

heart’s desire

What is your heart’s desire? Life is so busy that it’s often all but impossible to know. Because there’s no time to even think about it. Wishing you the time to know what your heart’s desire is, and the time to fit it in! This 8″x8″...

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...