A calendar for you! Art for July 2017.

Why do I give my art as GIFTS? Because I think that everybody could use a few more Pictures of Hope in their lives! This month’s giveaway is a July Calendar for your desktop that includes my most recent painting called “Endurance.” Here is is drying on the easel in my studio today while the […]

My first new painting of the (school) year! PAWLEYS WALKWAY

This sunny painting is one of three commissioned pieces I’m working on this month. They are each inspired by a trip we took to Pawleys Island, South Carolina in June. You can see more photos of the magical island by clicking here… To see this painting on my web site, click here. Below is a quick […]

my 24-hour painting is done! “main st. bridge”

“You win some you lose some.” Since moving to Greenville in 2008, when it comes to my art, I feel like it’s been more heavily weighted to the “lose some” side. So much so, that I almost didn’t participate in Greenville’s Metropolitan Arts Council’s  FLAT OUT UNDER PRESSURE competition that took place on January 7 […]

Painting my bird bath

For the past several days I’ve been working on a painting called “bird bath.” It’s going to be my entry into a competition held by the Greenville Master Gardener’s Association. Their theme for the 2011 Garden Symposium is “Celebrating the Southern Garden: Places that Feed the Soul & Satisfy the Appetite.” So this painting is […]

water painting #4 (part 4)

I just finished an oil painting of a fishing dock in Edisto Beach State Park. My blog shows photos of my progress.

Painting “afternoon nap” (part 1)

I started a new painting. It’s called “afternoon nap.” When it’s done, I want you to feel like you’re laying down in the foreground taking a nap outside.