Our individual view of a moment can be hindered by impaired sight. Whether it’s a physical handicap, atmospheric conditions, or our personal observation skills, our view will determine how we visually interpret the world compared to another individual’s insight. This could be considered a hindrance, or a luxury. I personally have the pleasure of being… Continue reading Sanguine Alignment
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
It started by accident while I was getting the gesso onto a newly stretched canvas. I decided to save a few steps and add some color in with the gesso. I start out with acrylic paint, and then build up the oil paint after. The depth was wonderful and I knew right away that I… Continue reading I might have stumbled into something!
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
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
I made an exciting discovery this week! I found that when I splattered a painting, with a GOLD paint pen (only the gold worked like this), when the paint was still wet, it veined and branched! Ive been obsessed with this and started a new series based on emphasizing this. It reminds me of marble… Continue reading veins
I have been working on several things lately but one has been completely for personal relaxation and enjoyment. Ive been working of abstract paintings that have MANY layers, and then I added a glimpse of the shoulders of a mermaid. I then add a wash of white around an area to let her hair be… Continue reading Spangled Sea Mermaid and other fun friends