The Gardener’s Favorite

I’ve been wanting to paint sunflowers again, but there were a few online art classes that I was taking first, before I could delve into my annual sunflower ritual. I paint them usually this time of year, for a friend of mine, who loves them…and she has quite a few of my sunflower paintings.  This…

Blossoms and Butterflies

Blossoms and Butterflies – 11 x 14 inch acrylic on stretched canvas  (SOLD, thank you!) She’s quite the character, don’t you think? Just one rose, and one butterfly was not enough for her…she needed the whole garden! I am enjoying these whimsical gals that are showing up on my easel lately. They make me smile! …

Entwined

I’m still working on making my portraits tell more of a “story”… and this portrait reminds me very much of a character in a fairytale or Disney story. Entwined – 8 x 10 inch acrylic on hardboard panel This painting started off as the usual kind of portrait, inspired by a fashion image I had…

Second Chances

I took a short break from art, to spend about six days near the ocean. What a wonderful way to de-stress, relax, and soak in the beauty around us! I won’t be surprised if a few seascapes pop up on the easel soon…but in the meantime, portraits are still taking center stage. Second Chances –…