Category Archives: Exhibits

Happy New Year!

2013 was a great year.  I got to create some new pieces for my own nursery decor and visited some awesome galleries in Seattle.  I wrapped up 2013 with two new portraits and some paintings of four-legged friends. Both of these portraits are graphite on paper.  When using graphite, I prefer to use woodless graphite […]

Going Mobile

To change it up a bit, I’ve been working on some mobiles.  I love mobiles because they are literally moving works of art.  The way the shapes and colors move through space is captivating.  Add in some wind or a fan and it reminds us even more of the presence of the air we breathe.  […]

Museum Reviews

I was recently fortunate enough to travel to Seattle, WA for a mini vacation and got to visit some awesome museums.  The main attraction was the Chihuly Garden and Glass.  This gallery is dedicated to the amazing works of American glass artist Dale Chihuly.  The gallery was basically three parts: The main gallery, the atrium […]

Art Restoration?

Art Restoration is a great way to bring an old piece back to life.  However, it must be done very carefully as to maintain the integrity of the original piece.  If not, something like this happens. Now, this is no masterpiece restoration – but I thought I’d try my hand at a “vintage” piece of […]

25 more days until Christmas!

I haven’t made any updates in over a month!  Yikes!  In my studio, I’ve been working on some illustrations for a book written by a local author and a big new painting for my room.  In life, I’ve been decorating for the holidays and my Christmas music has been blaring.  This is one of my […]