A Year of Art

The clock is ticking…there are just days left till this year comes to a close. To remind myself of all the wonderful art filled days of this year, I put together a little video (ok, maybe not so little) of much of my art. You will see glimpses into my art process, and into my…

Olga

Olga – 6 x 6 inch acrylic on gessobord  I am continuing my study in Painterly Portraits, a class by Julie Johnson. I am enjoying the loose brush strokes, and with the influence of Matisse, lots of bright bold colors too. She is my newest portrait, and she is available on Daily Paintworks auction, for…

Island Girl

I am back to painting again, and it feels GREAT! Enjoying the feel of loose brush strokes, and pops of color! This is one of three small 6 x 6 inch acrylic portraits that I finished this week, Island Girl. She is now listed on Daily Paintworks, in a 6 day auction. Click here, if…

Playing with Pendants

I am back, once again, in front of the easel…painting! I had a month hiatus, from painting, doing other projects that needed to be done. It does feel good to get back in there, with a brush in my hand! I have four new paintings started, and hope to share them here soon. In the…

Twelve New Art Necklaces

I am at it again…making more art necklaces! I was excited to try a few of my portraits in a black pendant with matching chain…I think they look stunning with that black frame around them. I think this is my last batch for the year, as I will be getting back to painting soon. There are…

Guinevere and Friends

I am still pursuing my love of loose brush strokes of paint. Guinevere – 9 x 12 inch acrylic painting on Ampersand Gessobord (SOLD, thank you!) I was very deliberate with my strokes here, learning to leave things be…learning to love the thick layers of paint that I can scratch into. She is my usual…