First Painting of 2011

The new year is off to a great start – I have nearly 20 paintings on the books right now and more coming in every few days. I feel so lucky that I get to do this, you don’t even know. I put together this little video of the First Painting of 2011 process; I […]

Homeschooled

My daughter told me yesterday that she wanted to take art classes. First, I was proud. Of course she wants to learn more about art! She’s a creative kid! I’m such a good parent and role model! Yay me! Then I was upset. What, having a working artist in your own house is not enough […]

Fa-la-la-la-la

Well it’s Christmas, so I guess it’s safe to post all the paintings that are being gifted today. Right? If you haven’t opened all your gifts yet, DON’T LOOK! As you can see, I’ve been a busy girl for the past several months. Usually when I post these, I’ll include what I was listening to […]

Seven

My baby girl is seven today. SEVEN! For some reason she’s stuck in my mind as a four-year-old. When I walk in the door every day I’m always surprised that there’s this little lady in my house and not a crazy little tot. We used to call her Danger Girl. Because she would climb things […]

Speaking of Contests…

Back in August (was it really that long ago?) I teamed up with DogTipper.com to give away a custom portrait, just like those given to celebrities in the 2010 MTV Movie Awards Gift Lounge. Remember that little adventure? Well I just finished the portrait for the gracious and patient winner of that contest and here […]