Progressing through a painting

Hello Everyone, Some of you have been asking on my Facebook page for step by step photos as I work through a painting. This one was started as a workshop demo in Mendocino Art Center last year. I usually do complete my demo paintings, but not often in class.  I am so busy helping students […]

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Upcoming classes

Hello my friends, Just wanted you to know that I will be teaching a few workshops in various areas of California this year.  If you go up to the Class Schedule button, you will be able to see what I have scheduled this year so far. I thought today it would be nice to feature […]

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Snow Day c2017

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Merry Christmas, Happy Winter Days and Happy New Year to you my friends From me out here in the cloudy foothill Gold Country, of California. I hope you can look forward to a creative new year, loving your art and the loving the inspirational art that you find out in the world.  This year I […]

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CWA postcard

CWA’s 48th National Exhibition is coming up in January!

Hello, Hello Everyone! Well, it’s that time of year again.  Busy December.  2017 is coming to an end.  I’m looking ahead to 2018 and making plans with Art Galleries, Art Associations and Studios where I will be teaching and showing my work.  Check out my Class Schedule and the Events page, above. In January, CWA […]

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Elle and Phantom 2 copy

Pure in Heart

Working through a complicated painting is fun for me.  I love the detailed robe and nightgown that my model/granddaughter, Elle, was wearing… such an old fashioned and romantic look, especially with her contemplative look and her long braid.  I love painting long hair, so thank you Elle for growing your hair long.  🙂 Here you […]

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