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turtles, sharks, and jellyfish

It’s January the 22nd and I am sitting on my back porch without a sweater or jacket. I love Florida living, except for mosquitos. I had a great time this … Continue reading

January 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

It’s Just Like Riding A Bike

It’s great…wonderful and exciting to be back at the studio. I have finally moved all the art materials that my family brought home for me when I was laid up … Continue reading

January 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Process is Magical

Oh those “lazy days of summer”… they disappeared years ago; It was a very long summer though, broken leg and all.  I have spent much more time making art this summer than usual, … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sitting it Out This Summer

Summer is my favorite season, and strangely enough I love Florida summers. Yes… it gets too hot and humid to breathe some days, but that is what the ocean, the … Continue reading

August 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Big Easy

Heading home from another great trip to NOLA. I have seen several signs around town that say: “New Orleans, is the most foreign city in the United States”. I haven’t … Continue reading

May 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Happy Place

I found a great sign for my studio; one of those weathered-looking ones with big, bold text: THIS IS MY HAPPY PLACE! I have lots of happy places… my home, … Continue reading

May 12, 2014 · 2 Comments

See Turtle Swim

This turtle has been so much fun to work on… incorporating lots of design elements by applying paint using some of my favorite stencils. Most of my turtle paintings push … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment