I dream of painting…

“I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.” ~Vincent van Gogh I can’t say I’ve always been a Vincent van Gogh fan. For a long while, I thought his paintings unrealistic and childlike. The last 6 years of art study and experimenting with paint myself, I have a fuller appreciation for what artists…

a very nice surprise!

I’ve never been asked for an interview before…so, I was a bit surprised when I got an email from Ian Thompson, from our local paper, asking for one. What did he want to know about??? Artist Trading Cards! Our local library had asked me about teaching an ATC demo on July 6th. The class went VERY…

A Mixed Media Recipe

One sure-fire way to stay creative: force yourself to learn something new. ~Harvey Mackay I fell in love with collage almost 6 years ago, not long after seeing an art piece in a local gallery that was catagorized as “Mixed Media”. Here I was almost 40 years old, and I didn’t quite know what that…