Where does inspiration come from? For me, it comes from showing up in my studio every day. Its the habit of being creative and painting every day. Each idea leads to another. Getting started is the hardest part. In today's post, I've given you a list of ideas to get you started. Once being creative becomes a habit, there will be no stopping you!Read More
When you are an artist, you never know where your next big inspiration is going to come from. Sometimes, you need to get out of the studio and look around a little. I had the intention of painting big vista landscapes, and I ended up with a series of poppies.Read More
Have you ever been to the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut? My Mother and I recently found ourselves with an unexpected free afternoon during a family vacation, and decided to check it out. We had no idea what a wonderful experience was waiting for us! I've written about our visit on my blog today.
What artists inspire you? These are the "Big Six" who have the most influence over my own painting. In today's post, I'll tell you what inspires me most about each of these modern masters.Read More
Ever wonder how an artist works through a painting from start to finish? In today's post, I will take you step by step through my new painting - Her Morning Graces. This is one of four new floral pieces that I'm very excited about. They will be released next week, and I can't wait for you to see them all!Read More
Its only one month into my daily painting project and I'm hooked. I may never stop.Read More
Sometimes, a few hours out of the studio can lead to many paintings. Walk the Walk is just one of the paintings that has been inspired by my Loudoun Sketch Club trip to Edgegrove farm. You can find out more about this painting and my sketching visit to the farm on my blog today.Read More
Do I keep seeing birds because I'm painting them lately, or are they trying to tell me something?Read More