Addicted to Pastels

I have learned over the past several years that I have a very addictive personality. Mostly this is something to be very aware of and …

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Tension & Release

I’ve been in my new studio almost six months! It’s hard for me to believe. Time just whips by, doesn’t it? I’m pretty comfortable there, …

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Sparkles and Novicane

As I was getting ready to head to the dentist this morning, I suddenly ditched my simple green earrings for some dangling sparkly ones….very uncharacteristic …

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Sleepy Afternoon

“Sleepy Afternoon”, pastel, 13 x 9, $150. Available on Daily Paintworks. This is a demo I did for a group in Raleigh, NC last year. …

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Blue Skies Ahead

Blue Skies Ahead, pastel, 8 x 8, $100. Available on Daily Paintworks This time of year, Oregon can boast some pretty spectacular skies! This is …

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More Sunsets

Purple Storm, pastel, 6 x 17, $150. Visit Daily Paintworks to purchase. I’ve been enjoying the dramatic sunsets I’ve been doing. This one is a …

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Sunrise + Sunsets

 “Sunset Dreams”, 8×8, pastel. Visit Daily PaintWorks to purchase I have been spending quite a bit of time in my new studio; warming up to …

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Monet and Hesitation

 On Saturday, I got a call from my son inviting me to go the art museum with him on Sunday. What a lovely call that …

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New Year’s Resolutions – For the Love of Painting

It’s that time of year! Time to make resolutions, commitments, vows. These things have meaning and hold weight for me. They are commitments to changing …

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