Yearly Archives: 2015

The Art of Color

The Art of Color “Color is life, for a world without color seems dead. As a flame produces light, light produces color. As intonation lends color to the spoken word, color lends spiritually realized sound to a form. “– Johannes … Continue reading

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Calvert Nature Society Show- Big Success!

Opening Night on June 6th, was a huge hit with over 150 people in attendance viewing the works of about 40 artists while we all enjoyed great conversation,delicious food catered by Dream Weavers, and wine and beer donated by a … Continue reading

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Nature’s ARTcade -opening June 6, 2015

Calvert Nature Society is hosting a juried regional art exhibit, inspired by the world of Southern Maryland, at the Flag Pond Nature Park in Lusby,MD, a member of the Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network. On Saturday, I dropped off my selected … Continue reading

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Gloucester Harbor

Thinking about Gloucester, MA , the oldest working harbor in the United States, and the Rocky Neck Art Colony 1850-1950. Some of the most influential artists of our time painted the rugged topography, the hard-working fisherman, and the fishing or … Continue reading

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Grape Harvest

T.G.I.F.! I was inspired to paint ” Grape Harvest” after visiting a winery and picking grapes! I loved the myriad of colors and graceful light reflections on the grape leaves. Veraison is the wine term describing the transition from berry … Continue reading

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The EARS have it!

“Rabbit”, an 8″ x 10″ commission , was a surprise gift for a newly renovated kitchen. I think the ” ears” have it this time of year! Including my furry dog friends. My paintings below depict long ears-” Two Heads … Continue reading

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Gamblin Artist Colors – Portland ,Oregon

If you  have a chance to plan a visit to Portland, OR, please treat yourself and schedule an appointment to visit Gamblin Artist Colors located at 323 SE Division Street for a private tour. Last fall, while visiting my daughter, … Continue reading

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Another Commission- wish I was there!

At the end of January, I started on another commission for a friend who envisioned a beach scene above her mantle in the family room. After a few meetings , concept drawings, and measurements , she decided upon a family … Continue reading

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Feathers Galore! My Fine Feathered Friends!

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Isle au Haut- a Christmas gift

My good friend Martha contacted me in the fall with an idea for her husband’s surprise Christmas gift of a painting depicting the area where he invited her to marry him many years ago. I absolutely love this romantic commission! … Continue reading

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