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Working with Teenagers

  I just finished my “residency” in Dr. Susan West’s classroom at Viera High School. 7 days, 150 students, 5 classes, lots and lots of paint, paper and glue. The … Continue reading

February 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

Piece by Piece

Happy New Year!¬†Wishing you all a fresh beginning filled with hope for a happy and healthy 2016. 2015 was a good year for my art endeavors… most importantly I love … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

underwater, listen to your heart

I’ve learned to listen to my heart a little more… and voices, creative voices of my own and those of my friends, now and then.

March 18, 2015 · 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

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

Painting with Patterns

When I switched from oils to acrylics several years ago the primary reason was the fast drying time. I don’t like waiting, preferring to make changes as I go. Currently, … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · 5 Comments