Larger than Life

6/26/15 Notes to Myself: Larger than life… Well this is a literal interpretation and what greeted me as I approached the entrance to The Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton,NJ. What came to my awareness was how paintings often have the same profound effect on my senses. What is it that makes a work of art […]

No Competition!

6/19/15 Notes to Myself: As a painter one of the ways I sell my work is through a shop on Etsy.com. And one of the things I like to create are Treasuries. To me, Treasuries are a way to celebrate fellow artists and their work. The Treasury I share here focuses on still life paintings […]

Women Pioneers

6/10/15 Notes to Myself: Looking at art is one of my favorite things to do. Recently, I came across an artist by the name of Emily Carr. I was drawn to her bold use of color and interesting landscapes. I could see a post-impressionist influence and was intrigued by her Canadian origin because of my […]

Palette Personality

6/4/15 Notes to Myself: My palette last week……….. Oh what an array of color. There seems to be an endless bank of personality within each cratered lump! I don’t think I will ever get tired of exploring the possibilities. When it comes to the darker end of the spectrum I have the most fun. This […]