We are watching a couple of adorable pets for a couple friends, while they are in Greece. I explained to pet-mom that her dog, Biggs, and cat, Belle, were doing very well--I think I've convinced them that they are currently at puppy/kitty summer camp. Which, of course, means letters to your parents from summer camp!... Continue Reading →
I'm delighted to have a page-long article focusing on my artwork in Lajes Field's quarterly base magazine, Accents. My piece, Terceira July, was also used as the cover image for this issue. The article was an edited version of an interview, Trishell Bates, wrote for her blog--with a different title. Her original title, Carly Swenson... Continue Reading →
I can't even begin explain how much I loved creating this piece. Much like me, this client has also been drawn to the memorable iconography of Alice in Wonderland. Strangely, the story itself never did much for either of us, but the imagery and concepts were captivating. Speaking with my client, she shared many fragments... Continue Reading →
This was the second ocean-themed commissioned piece I recently finished for an child's bedroom. This is my favorite of the two, but I have always found the octopus to be a fascinating creature.
After seeing my quick painting sample at the spouse's event Painting with a Twist. A lovely woman commissioned me to paint a couple more ocean creature themed works for her son's bedroom. Projects like this are always fun for me, because they are fairly simple and generally only take a few hours from start to... Continue Reading →