A cat. And grapes.

  Completed: April 2-3, 2011 Soundtrack: Simon and Garfunkel Beverage: Caffeine, assorted

Raw: Portland

This month, I’m thrilled to be a featured artist at the RAW: Natural Born Artists show in Portland. The show is on April 21 at the Bossanova Ballroom and includes several visual artists, a band, a performing artist and fashion designers. There will be a DJ, a bar and cocktail attire. It’s much too cool […]

Good Advice

Several weeks ago I was painting for a client and it just wasn’t turning out the way I wanted. This happens every now and then. I mean, it’s natural to like how some paintings turned out more than others but THIS ONE. JUST. WASN’T. WORKING. On any level. Granted, it was in a category of […]

What I’m Doing on My Spring Break, Part 1

The kids and I made a list of all the things we want to accomplish over Spring Break, and it looks like I’m already setting them up for disappointment. It’s Day 3 and we’ve only marked one thing off the list. I’ve done a lot of painting and they’ve done a lot of going over […]

All in a weekend’s work

People are always asking me how I paint so fast, and really – I don’t.  I think I actually start painting them in my head the moment I first see the photo, then more so the night before I get to work. The actual painting part is just a formality by then. This weekend, for […]