A fiery flower is finished…

My newest oil painting called “Sunflower Flame” is complete! I love the fiery ring of petals that make up this sunflower. That wasn’t my original intent, however sometimes a painting takes on a life of its own. Especially when it is one I am simply painting for my own pleasure, as was the case with […]

And then there were ONE…

What started out as a series of FIVE sunflowers, is now a series of ONE. Yesterday I said goodbye to my old friend “Sunflower #4.” She was picked up and taken to live with her new family in Greer, SC where I think she will be very happy. So for now, it is just “Sunflower […]

A cute little card brightened my day!

My friend Bess sent me a card yesterday. Leave it to Bess to have a fun stamp on the envelope too.  Much to my surprise, I opened it up to find one of my old paintings on the front of the card. Which made me smile! (I think this is actually the very first sunflower I ever […]

A new month with 29 days!

Enjoy your extra day this month! February 29th, 2012 is Leap Day. To read the story about this painting on my website, click here. To use this calendar on your computer, click on the above image and save it to your desktop. Then select this image as your “desktop.” To sign up for my mailing […]

Your new calendar for April… (no foolin’)

Month #4 (seriously!) Here’s a new April, 2011 Calendar for your computer’s desktop. Just click on the image, save it to your desktop, and then make that image your wallpaper. Click here to read about this painting on my website. Click here to see a video of this painting from start to finish. Click here to subscribe to […]

Painting a Christmas Present (part 4)

More photos from the commissioned painting I’m currently working on: “archer place.” It’s an historic home in Denver that’s been lovingly restored to it’s original beauty. My job is to capture the spirit of this charming home.