“Isabella” is an Italian name meaning “God is my oath”. She is a special mermaid because she is also a dragonfly. The dragonfly symbolizes change, mental and emotional. As the dragonfly flies across water it represents the act of going beyond the surface and looking for deeper and richer meanings in life. oil on canvas 24″x30″
Hi Friends, I am thrilled to announce that two of my mermaid paintings have been accepted in BEACH art exhibit in Cary, NC. and YOU are invited to come see the show and come see ME! Here is the announcement from Chambers Arts……. Lynda Chambers of Chambers Arts! announces Beach! Art Exhibit Winners “I am soContinue reading “BEACH Art Exhibit at Chambers Arts in Cary, NC”
“I think every little girl’s dream is to be a mermaid or to see a mermaid. [When I was younger] I would go to the beach and cover myself in the sand. People from different cultures and centuries have the same idea of what mermaids are … so that’s maybe a cool thing to thinkContinue reading ““Pearl””
Here’s a happy childhood moment between two close cousins who are now in their twenties. Hawley is newly married and wanted to do something special for her maid of honor, Caroline, so she asked me to paint this moment from an old photograph. The two cousins have share many special moments throughout their lives. CongratulationsContinue reading ““Summer Sisters””
We have special people in our lives and when their birthday comes around we want to give them something unique and special. Laura asked me to paint a special portrait as a gift for Mark’s birthday. What an honor to be given the opportunity to paint their portrait for such a special occasion. I thoughtContinue reading “Mark and Laura”
and the winner is…………….Congratulations to John Dove, your print will be sent this week! The Wam Squam was a famous landmark at White Lake for many years.
Please join me tomorrow, July 7, 2012 as I set up my easel and paint at the Cape Fear Farmer’s Market in Elizabethtown. I will have paintings, prints and few other items for sale. Of course, I will have my palette and easel by my side, I’ve just started a dragonfly mermaid, can’t wait for you to see it. Oh,Continue reading “Farmers Market Demo”
Oh boy, did I have fun playing and painting this large coral painting. I wish I could find the warm pinky-orange soft coral color in lipstick! “Lipstick Coral” is sold and is now residing at Ocean Isle Beach with a very lucky family.