It’s a very rare occasion that I receive an email from a client that says simply, “Here’s a photo. Please paint it.” In fact, that’s never happened. Usually, I get to hear a little bit more of the story. A description of the subject, be it man or beast, from someone who really knows them. An […]
A few months ago, I painted Neil Gaiman’s lovely white shepherd, Cabal. Since then, Mr. Gaiman has adopted another white shepherd, Lola. I couldn’t possibly allow Lola to feel left out, so I was compelled to paint her as well. She’s younger than Cabal and seems a bit more puppyish in the photos I’ve seen. […]
Today is the official start of voting for the Mutt Lynch Winery label contest! I am conjuring up all the powers of Twitter, Facebook, the interwebs and beyond to launch a campaign of shock and awe. Let’s get this face on a wine label: Voting begins today and goes through May25. Vote here.
For the second year, I’m entering the Mutt Lynch Winery wine label contest, which of course, combines two of my favorite things – art and wine. The wine to be labeled will be a “Muttitage” blend of the winery’s finest barrels. Only 500 bottles of wine will be produced and the Sonoma winery will donate 10% of the […]
I am SO shy. I am shy and socially awkward. In fact, it would be better for everyone if the only place I ever was, was where people are not. That said, The Pioneer Woman came to town today and I was not about to miss it. So I packed up myself and my crippling insecurity, […]