Friday, March 31, 2017

Before Time Runs Out


"Before Time Runs Out"
acrylic on ampersand gessobord - 5x5 in
"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." - Thomas A. Edison

Friday, March 24, 2017

Study of a Hydrangea

Study of a Hydrangea, 8x6, acrylic on panel


Spring has sprung in Tennessee and I can not think of a better way to celebrate than to paint outside in the garden!
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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

She Wore Two Braids

She Wore Two Braids5x5 in
acrylic on panel


She wore two braids and was bathed in beautiful cool light, the kind that brings a smile to my face...
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Watch this painting's journey here

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Demonstrations: A Visual Approach



My brand new eBook Demonstrations: A Visual Approach has debuted!

This collection presents a visual journey of the creation of eighteen paintings, including "Claire's Light". 

Available here: http://www.blurb.com/ebooks/618600-demonstrations

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Ruffles and Lace

Ruffles and Lace




"Ruffles and Lace"
acrylic on panel - 9x6 in

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There is something that happens when I truly lose myself in the joy of painting. Everything falls into place and all is right with the world, even if it is only for a brief space of time. Like adding ruffles and lace, painting embellishes my life!

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Caught Up In Words

Caught Up In Words, 6x6 in - acrylic on panel


​"The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter. 'tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning." - Mark Twain

The same can be said about brushstrokes in a painting ...

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