Good Tuesday morning friends, I am delighted to announce that my abstract painting “Sparkling Moments” is one of the 32 images being considered for inclusion in the iPrintfromHome.com paper sampler and Calibration Kit images. Each year this awesome printing company chooses 8 images for the samples. Won’t you help me take it to the nextContinue reading ““Sparkling Moments” in the spotlight”
Art provides children valuable life living skills such as creativity, confidence, problem solving and perseverance, just to name a few. I wanted to give a shout out to a couple of my outstanding young artists and comment on their progress. Collin’s rough sketch of a coral reef demonstrates planning and creating his vision through colorfulContinue reading “Spotlight on Hannah and Collin”
Last month I had the wonderful opportunity to stay at Ocean Isle Beach in a trade off for some beach decor. While there, the sea inspired me to create some additional beachy paintings. I grew up along the Atlantic Ocean, you could say the sea runs through my blood. When I was just a littleContinue reading “Just get me to the sea….”
Every day for over a decade at 5:30 pm these beautiful loyal fur babies waited in anticipation for their friend to come home from work. It was my honor to be asked to paint this treasured story of loyalty and dedication for a special man for his birthday. Happy Birthday Ray. “Anticipation” 18×24 oil onContinue reading ““Anticipation””
Only one more hour left for The Starving Artists’ Sale. It’s been amazing!!!!
“Pretty Piper” 5×7 oil on ampersand panel This is my sixteenth painting for the challenge. I was asked to paint a beautiful baby! Sweet!
“Oak Island Coral” Oil on canvas Painted especially for Suzanne, and is my 13th submission for the painting challenge
“Braxton” 2 days old 5×7 oil on canvas
“Bay Street Heat” 10×10 Here’s my eleventh submission in Leslie Saeta’s painting challenge, I’m a little behind so I’m trying to catch up. I painted this yesterday as a participant in the International Plein Air Painters Worldwide Paint Out in Southport, NC
I recently had the pleasure of painting a special painting for a lovely family, a painting that expresses and showcases some of their favorite things……….treasures and moments. It’s not the first time I’ve been asked to paint such a special painting…….here are a few more jewels painted by special request.