lilly pad

I took the photo for this painting in California, years ago. I thought about painting it many times, but felt intimidated by its complexity, and shadows. So now I was ready for the challenge, of making the lilly pads look like they are floating on top of the...

sunny side up

Truth be told, thinking of what to write here is the most difficult part, but I never have any trouble thinking of what to paint! This original 6″x6″ oil painting is available, unframed at my Etsy shop. Check it out here. I’m always open for...

leaning in

Leaning in to listen. And enjoy the moment. This original 6″x6″ oil painting is available, unframed, for $85 at my Etsy shop. You can purchase it here, and check out other available pieces. Enjoy! Share this:Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new...

ambitious

I listened to a great podcast on The Jealous Curator this morning with Maryanne Moodie. She creates amazing weavings. Makes me want to start weaving! You can listen to her podcast here, and check out her work. An ambitious morning…no time to chat… This...

oh, that smile

This is Winston. A very handsome guy. Always has a smile on his face. I’m going to do my best to be like Winston today with a smile for everyone I see… This original 6″x 6″ oil painting is Sold. Share this:Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in...

the journey

Here in Lancaster County, the Amish are a constant reminder of simplifying and enjoying the journey. Beautiful simplicity. This original 6″x6″ oil painting is SOLD. Photo cred to the very talented Jason Minick! Share this:Click to share on Pinterest (Opens...