New journal! More fun from the Studio!

I love starting a new journal.  I needed a small one to take with me because lately I am on the go a lot.   I never want that to be an excuse not to be creative.  With my moleskin watercolor book just one page […]

The Great Cape is still traveling…..

The Great Cape is still traveling and has hit quite a few states and stops.  It recently returned to me and there is a common theme in the beautiful words written by such beautiful women…….we all have a story.  We all have challenges, triumphs and […]

Mixed Media Monday Re-Cap 2/25/14 – “Bloom”

This Monday I had a special guest in the Studio for Mixed Media Monday.  My friend Denise joined me and I forgot to shoot a photo of her! You will catch her in the video painting along with us. We had a great time and […]

Hard work……Believe

"Practice, Study. Prepare yourself. Think. Act. Face the beasts. Pay the piper whatever dues you think you have to pay. Do the dance, walk the fire, wait in line. Plant the seeds, hoe the field, go to market. Because on the day that you become […]

Sunday morning in the Studio – Washi Tape-off!

I love motivating chats and I had one with my friend Yvonne last week.  She is in cold/snowy Canada and we like to clink with a glass of vino via Skype when we can.  Great to catch up and push one another.  We ended up […]

Valentine’s Love

This Valentine's Day was very special for so many reasons……..the company, the view, the smiles.     this card……♥   and this poem written by Tina Riley.  I had tears in my eyes reading it……. seriously, that is so awesome!  I don't think anyone has […]

Stemless Martini Glasses

I was hired to paint stemless martini glasses and asked their favorite flower…daisies…perfect!  This was going to be an easy one for me.  I grabbed my Deco Gloss Enamels and went to it one afternoon.  Glass is not my normal medium so it was fun […]

Mixed Media Monday Re-Cap 2/17/14 – “Gifts…”

Monday was quite a day for me.  Great day in fact and even better to wrap it up with a fun Mixed Media Monday.  I was in the zone and painting like “Edward Painter Hands”  Here is what I created LIVE:   MATERIALS LIST:  Paper-Strathmore […]