I hope my paintings can be an oasis

Wow what a semester and where has it gone?! What have I been up to (besides hogging the computer to research Bernini and Degenerate art till all hours of the night?) well take a look! I have continued my focus on capturing the feelings and experience I have encountered in nature, but have narrowed it… Continue reading I hope my paintings can be an oasis

Finding inspiration- Moss in Tyler

I have been searching for places that are filled with inspiration, to fuel my study of shapes and colors found in our experiences and nature. One of my favorite places in town, is a lovely flower shop, Moss. Every nook is filled with lovely treasures to discover! The air is fragrant with happy flowers in… Continue reading Finding inspiration- Moss in Tyler

Wind swept and sun kissed

The summer of 2012 My family took a trip to Crystal Beach, TX (just north or Galveston) and it was enchanting and more than relaxing! I made the mistake of somehow leaving any art supplies at home. By the end of the first day, I knew that I would not be satisfied with only taking… Continue reading Wind swept and sun kissed

Painting Live

I have had the pleasure of painting live, for several different events. It takes all of my focus and skill to do a painting in that short of a time, while in front of a crowd. Each one is like running a marathon, but always a great experience! Fundraiser to support TK Gormen Private High… Continue reading Painting Live

A sip of inspiration 

Our city is having its annual Wine Swirl Saturday June 27, and I will have a booth! The event is a fun one filled with local wine and fine dining. I have been creating some new paintings, that are still focused on the shapes and colors in nature, but these are inspired by the swish… Continue reading A sip of inspiration 

Vineyard Adventure

My clever husband came up with a great date. It was the loveliest day, with perfect weather, and our son was with Ben's parents. So we decided to go find an adventure! We went to a local winery and did a tasting. I happened to have my painting travel bag in the car, and inspiration… Continue reading Vineyard Adventure