So many people have asked me how the finished colors and patterns are achieved on my finished bronzes. It is one of the funnest parts of the process since I, as the artist, participate actively in this final stage! Let me show you how we finished “Rolling Bliss” (#3 of 20) since I took lots… Read more »
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Entering juried exhibits is one of many ways I like to expose new audiences to my artwork! Entering a themed exhibit is uncommon for me so when Live an Artful Life Gallery of The Plains, VA put out the call for entries for their “Scale” exhibit, I was tickled to have pieces underway that met… Read more »
The Intensive Studies Seminar (ISS) has become an annual regenerative force for me as an artist as well as the art I create!
Why do I travel so far away? Why do I ship out so many materials? Why stay away from my wonderful husband and home for such an extended period? Because it is… Read more »
I would have posted sooner but I’ve been consumed with MAKING ART!!!
ISS has become an annual regenerative force for me as an artist as well as the art I create!
I can’t wait to get to the studio each morning ( a conference center transformed into studio and presentation space for 80 + artists!)… Read more »
Greetings from lovely Taos, New Mexico!
I’m back for my 10th Intensive Studies Seminar with four fabulous mentors: Fran Larson, Katherine Chang Liu, Skip Lawrence, and Christopher Schink! This is day 2 of the 8 day workshop and I’ve already got 8 Acrylic Layers pieces started as part of my continuing series “Fleeting Glimpses”. It… Read more »
“In the Shadows” is a monochromatic Acrylic Layers and Collage painting I did of the deer I see outside of my window. They are so well camouflaged that I depend on my peripheral vision to detect their movement before I can actually see them among the trees.
This painting was so fun to create! It… Read more »
As the weather turns cold this Thanksgiving, I am grateful for being part of a wonderfully energetic and active art community here in Fredericksburg, VA! One example of that I want to share was a truly fun event I participated in earlier this Fall during the lovely month of September (when it was warmer and… Read more »
Well I promised you in my previous post, 10 Days of Painting Bliss! Work in Progress… I would post the in process images of the second Heron painting I completed while at my art retreat in Orkney Springs… So here we go! I will share 8 images so you can see the subtle changes and… Read more »
The North Windsor Artists are a well known group of local artists in the King George and Fredericksburg area. The group was created when the artists met weekly at Jack Darling’s home and studio to paint and support one another over many years. The North Windsor Artists have developed a following over the years who… Read more »
Avilu Press and DeSio Studios have produced their second volume in their “Artists of Fredericksburg” books which was released in August of 2012. Volume II is titled “Drawn Together”. This name was chosen by the group of artists featured in Volume II.
This was a really fun project to participate in and… Read more »