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Taught by Thirst

Feb­ru­ary 16th, 2018|Cat­e­gories: Abstract, Mus­ings on Paint­ing, The Artist’s Life, Water­scape|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I went on a cruise through the Gulf of Mex­i­co, down into the Caribbean, with stops in Cozumel and Belize. Now, let me point out very clear­ly that I am not a cruise kind of […]

New Places, Outside and In

Feb­ru­ary 1st, 2018|Cat­e­gories: Abstract, Land­scape, Life After Life Road Trip, Mus­ings on Paint­ing, The Artist’s Life|Tags: , , , |

I men­tioned in a pre­vi­ous post that I’m work­ing on a series about a solo cross-coun­try road trip that I took, where I camped in nation­al parks and began to find myself again after los­ing […]

Coming Back to Life

Jan­u­ary 20th, 2018|Cat­e­gories: Life After Life Road Trip, Mus­ings on Paint­ing, The Artist’s Life, Uncat­e­go­rized|Tags: , , , , |

Those who read this blog will notice it’s been more than a year since I’ve writ­ten a new post. And there’s a rea­son. Dur­ing that time, I was los­ing my hus­band to brain can­cer, and […]

The rewards of commissions

Octo­ber 3rd, 2015|Cat­e­gories: Com­mis­sions, Land­scape, Mus­ings on Paint­ing, Paint­ings, Water­scape|

A while back, I was approached by the wife of the pres­i­dent of a local hos­pi­tal. She’d seen a solo exhib­it of mine and won­dered if I’d be will­ing to paint a com­mis­sioned piece for her […]

30 Day Painting Challenge: Day 17

Jan­u­ary 18th, 2015|Cat­e­gories: 30 Paint­ings in 30 Days, Land­scape, Paint­ings|

There is a field behind my house. It is beau­ti­ful, with trees in the dis­tance and rolling hills all around. Many acres of land are in con­ser­va­tion ease­ment near us, so the effect is one […]

30 Day Painting Challenge: Day 18

Jan­u­ary 18th, 2015|Cat­e­gories: 30 Paint­ings in 30 Days, Land­scape, Paint­ings|

After allow­ing the paint­ing for Day 17 to be what it want­ed to be, I real­ized I wasn’t done with my need to paint some­thing ener­getic, with thick paint. So I decid­ed to cre­ate a […]

30 Day Painting Challenge: Day 10

Jan­u­ary 11th, 2015|Cat­e­gories: 30 Paint­ings in 30 Days, Flo­ral, Paint­ings, Still Life|

Today, my good friend Marj came to the stu­dio to watch me do a demo and then work on a paint­ing of her own. She’s want­ed to try oils for a while, but didn’t know […]

30 Day Painting Challenge: Day 9

Jan­u­ary 11th, 2015|Cat­e­gories: 30 Paint­ings in 30 Days, Flo­ral, Paint­ings, Still Life|

Day 9 was “Redeem a Paint­ing” Day. I hadn’t intend­ed for it to be so. My process for the 30 Day Paint­ing Chal­lenge is to go to the stu­dio, pull out one of the many […]

30 Day Painting Challenge: Day 7

Jan­u­ary 9th, 2015|Cat­e­gories: 30 Paint­ings in 30 Days, Flo­ral, Paint­ings, Still Life|

I men­tioned in my Day 6 post that I craved a par­tic­u­lar com­bi­na­tion of col­ors when win­ter tem­per­a­tures dropped below zero where I live. I paint­ed a paint­ing in those col­ors and was sat­ed … […]

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