I have just recently finished this portrait of my nephew ” Brian”. I like to get the eyes right first in a portrait or I feel that I haven’t really captured their soul. Well I thankfully was able to capture all the sweetness and sensitivity of Brian in these eyes. I am now on […]
I took some children on a nature walk and was amazed at how immediately they see the things so many adults may not even notice. The ripples in the sand of the creek bed, the reflections on the underside of a bridge over water and the slight rainbows that exists if one looks just right, […]
Great day yesterday spent with family. We couldn’t have asked for nicer weather. This young family was out enjoying the day also. Always great when we can celebrate special days outdoors.
I’ve been putting much of my time in finishing up a portrait. I can only work for so long on a project, otherwise I risk over working it. And after awhile I feel the need to get my creative thirst quenched. This is one of my starts I did tonight, it’s still wet…. Painting with […]
It’s been a rainy day today, so I decided to work on a few symmetrical designs ideas with watercolor . I will be turning these into fabric for a project I have in mind through “spoonflower.com”. It is a site where artists can send their work to be made into fabric, wall paper, wrap paper and decals. There I upload design ideas […]
I took a walk behind my studio today to do a bit of sketching. What a fabulous spring day it was. Not much for color right now but nature seems to be able to get away with that and still be beautiful. The woods back there will be covered in colorful phlox before I know it. […]
We had the most spectacular cloud display in the sky. Looked like a watercolor painting. These sites are what inspires me so much in my art.
Great day in the studio. I think this one is ready for a mat and frame. “Agate Beauty” is one of my favorite paintings from my “Icescape” series. Beautiful colors come together to resemble a geode crystal gemstone.
Hi there! I am a watercolor artist, but enjoy using other media as well. I am mostly inspired by nature and it’s ever changing beauty. I welcome you to follow me through my journey of art. Send me a message or sign up to follow my blog. Stay tuned to see what’s next and read […]