Spring Is Coming!

The cloudy skies, freezing rain, and drizzling snow have worked a number in my palette! In order to compensate for the doldrums…I have gone bright…bright pink, bright yellow, aqua…desperate for sunny skies and chirping birds I looked to introduce such pure pigments! Keeping with my current fascination with small scale and housed in a distressed frame, these 5″ x 7″ paintings will, I hope, brighten your...

Orchid I

This painting, while the same subject, is is direct size contrast to the other series I have been working on. Completed last summer, Orchid I is about 3 feet x 4 feet. Most of my career has involved working in such large scale, so I like to introduce that into my work. However…the small scale, sometimes even tiny scale as the birthday pear below, focuses the image to where one has to ‘peer’ into the painting. I love to study a miniature painting…it makes me wonder and imagine what goes beyond the...

Birthday Pear!

Measuring 4″ x 6″ this tiny pear painting is housed in a rustic vintage frame. Win this playing a fun game at today’s surprise birthday...

Still Walking….

In this series, I wanted the focus to evoke snapshots of memories…floral scents…moments remembered of long ago…iron gates…walks in a garden. To display these small canvases (they are all about 9″ x 12″) I did not want to box them in with a perfect gilded frame… Rather…I felt floating them within worn and weathered antique frames symbolized the purpose of the painting series. We are all walking through life…each with our own little imperfections…trying to seek to hold onto the beauty around us…and within...