the “in” crowd

I took a break from a larger commissioned piece I am working on to do a Daily Paintworks challenge. I’ve been itching to paint some cows lately. This was a perfect opportunity. I started it last night on a crazy bright pink ground and felt challenged with it. I...

artichoke

A friend mentioned an artichoke I painted a long, long time ago. I found my tiny painting, only 4″ square. It inspired me to try my hand at painting a larger version. This one is 20″ square. I’m really enjoying creating larger paintings. They are...

all in

Calm and focused. All in. I get overwhelmed so quickly when I wake up at 5am with goals that can’t possibly be accomplished. I can only do my best. I have been following along with gigiyogini 21 day Affirmation Instagram Celebration. I started it too late to...

Super Busy!

Daily Paintworks chose me again as “Judge’s Pick” in their monthly contest. How lucky am I! My painting “Foot Loose and Fancy Free” was chosen, so now my daily paintings will be featured at the top of their front page for the entire...

framed pears

Framed and delivered. One of the best things about creating artwork, besides the actual process of creating, is knowing that my paintings are hanging in people’s homes. Part of their lives, day in and day out. Thank you to all of my friends and followers for...

a rosey disposition

Each morning I hope to have one. A rosey disposition. Some days I do. Some days, not so much. I started my day with a fun run with two friends, then had a few minutes to finish up this painting that I started last night. So far, so good, I’d say. Lots to get...