The Gift of Flowers

It’s no surprise that I love paintings of flowers. I have been a huge admirer of van Gogh’s sunflower paintings, as well as Manet’s still life works, Monet’s bouquets, and Redon’s ethereal blooms. I just don’t seem to paint very many for myself. This year I have been happily consumed with painting faces. But every…

Three Of A Kind

Three of a Kind – 9 x 12 inch acrylic on stretched canvas (SOLD, thank you!) A story of three sisters, similar yet different. This was an assignment for the Let’s Face It class I have been taking all year long. The assignment was about doing multiple portraits on one substrate, and to try to…

My Dreams and I

My Dreams and I – 12 x 16 inch acrylic portrait painting on canvas board  She was quite the experiment, this one! Using almost exclusively a palette knife for this one, was a challenge. Those first 15 minutes of trying to wield something other than a brush in my hand was quite something…and I almost…