She Blooms Even in Winter

She Blooms Even in Winter – 8 x 10 inch acrylic on Raymar panel My newest portrait…I love her thoughtful gaze, and the minimal colors of the background, which really let the colors of her skin, hair, and those flowers, come through beautifully. She’s a petite portrait, only 8 x 10 inches. But these Raymar…

La Belle Femme de Paris

At the end of last year, I started this portrait, which turned into a mixed media festival…there are gift wrapping papers, tissue paper, stencil work, script, and lots of play. It was a joy to watch her become this French beauty. La Belle Femme de Paris (The Beautiful Woman from Paris) – 11 x 14…

Her Crown of Flowers

Her Crown of Flowers – 9 x 12 inch acrylic on stretched canvas  This is my first blog post since the end of November! I had limited time for painting the last month and a half, due to family responsibilities, but I am getting slowly back into an art schedule, and I am finally able…

Portrait of Karsyn

I wanted to share my new portrait with you today. I am still trying to get loose and free with brush strokes, and I am loving where my portraits are headed these days.  Portrait of Karsyn – is a 9 x 12 inch acrylic painting on stretched canvas (SOLD, thank you!) When I start out…

Ray of Sunshine

When I started out painting less than a decade ago, I was painting small 5 x 7 inch portraits. I loved that size for various reasons. One, is that I don’t paint every day, and small sizes helped me to do quite a few portraits in one sitting. Also, they are easily shipped. Slowly, as…

50 for 25

I am excited to say there is a three week sale going on in my little art shop, ArtcyLucy on Etsy…from now until December 10, 2018 I have 50 different original art pieces all on sale for $25 each! It is my biggest sale ever! Most of these paintings are 5 x 7 inches, 6…

Fall Favorites

Dreamer – 11 x 14 inch acrylic on Raymar panel (Available in my Etsy shop) Such a peaceful girl, with such a wild background…a crazy combination, I know. But she was so fun to work on, and I just LOVE her little quote…something to remember. On the Verge – 11 x 14 inch acrylic on…