Out of over 600 entries, my two works were accepted into this year's Peace Project publication and traveling art exhibition (consisting of 150 pieces). Life was sort of crazy at the time, with starting a new job and other craziness, and I forgot to purchase a book (and they appear to have sold out of... Continue Reading →
This was the last commissioned piece I created before I left the island. This work was fun because my client provided almost all the materials. It was an enjoyable challenge to figure out how to best make all the elements work together into one interesting yet not-overly-chaotic piece. This artwork encompasses many different bits of... Continue Reading →
This is my third work for one of my lovely clients. I posted image progressions for both her first and second commissioned works. I loved making this piece. Conceptually, this work is based on the realities versus the idealized versions of romantic love, both its amazing beauty and the potential of heartbreak. The color palette... Continue Reading →
This was a large piece commissioned by the husband of a friend of mine as a gift for Valentine's day. Since she was involved in the conceptual development process for the work, the gift wasn't exactly a surprise. However, that didn't make it any less meaningful.
As I sit on the sofa this morning, drinking my warm coffee, with a little white dog nuzzled up next to me, falling asleep and I can't help but feel content. The sunlight is streaming through the French doors in the living room in the distance I can see the ocean. My husband is... Continue Reading →