Who doesn’t love a surprise? It was fun to paint this commission as a Christmas gift, and to get to deliver it to lots of smiles and hugs. This painting for the master bedroom of this new home was conceived as an extension of the view you can see down […]
This is my second solo show at the Lost River Trading Post’s Grasshopper Gallery. As paintings have sold I’ve been dropping off replacements. Many thanks to all of the collectors and friends who have offered encouragement and support.
This summer I was invited to participate in an artist residency at Root Studio in Maryland. The theme for the residency was Women and Independence. I embraced this by exploring how transformation and change have impacted my life. From the individual realm to the communal realm I believe that how […]
What I love about working on commissions is getting to know the collector and creating a painting that is uniquely theirs. The challenge that inspired me for this work was the request that the painting be all white – with a touch of gold. The finished painting is inspired by […]
Here’s the studio as I’ve been getting ready for my solo show at the Lost River Trading Post. Packing the paintings brings up mixed emotions. Excitement balanced with letting go, emptying the studio of the paintings I’ve been living with as they evolve. Now they go out into the world […]
I was inspired by the challenge to create a commission for a wonderful collector. When we installed the 36″ X 48″ painting you could see the mountain landscape continuing through the glass doors on either side of the fireplace. It just looked like the painting belonged and had been there […]
Welcome to my new web site. I’m hoping to post brief musings, inspirations and works in progress. Writing and sharing helps to solidify my thinking. Comments are always welcome, they feed my creativity. From my studio in the mountains I see the light, the sky and the mountains always changing, always […]