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In The Studio: Live Painting on Periscope

This is seriously the BIGGEST, most EXCITING news since emojis, smart phones, and sliced bread!  You can now tune into me daily, in my studio, painting, talking about art, life, and well anything else that comes up!   How am I doing this?  How can you participate? It is so simple, it is scary!  It […]

In The Studio: How to Find Your Voice

For those of you who follow me on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, or my new favorite platform Periscope,  you have heard plenty about The 100 Day Project.  It was a movement started by Elle Luna on Instagram along with The Great Discontent.  I only got word of this amazing project a couple days before the start […]

Pianos on Parade in Kansas City

This year was the first year for the Pianos on Parade event in Kansas City. When I was asked to participate I was a little bit hesitant because I knew the amount of work involved in painting furniture, let along a gigantic piano. Some of my DIY and Pinterest projects were pretty challenging, despite reading […]

Last Week On Instagram – Studio Highlights

Last week was another busy week in the studio. I have been continuing the process of creating a painting each day for The 100 Day Project. It has been a wonderful process for me creatively. I am loving these tiny little pieces that are gathering in my studio. Looking at all of them together makes […]

How an oil painting is created

I have been wanting to do some sort of video for a long time that shows a little more about who I am and my painting process.  Since I had absolutely NO idea how to make a video, I put it off for  quite a while.  But, I decided I wasn’t going to let this […]

Ride of Your Life

  “Ride of your life” 48 x 60 oil on canvas. This piece was about a glorious time in my life. I studied in Florence for a semester in college. I met some amazing people, and more so learned a lot about myself.  It seriously forever changed me.  I will not ever forget the lessons […]

Art Giveaway

This is the first time EVER in my career I have decided to do an ART Giveaway!  I am so thankful that I get to do what I LOVE for a living.  It is because of all my awesome family, friends, and art collectors that support me.  So, I decided I would like to show […]

Speachless, 36 x 48, oil on canvas

If these paintings could talk…

Just recently I was able to reconnect with a client of mine.  As many of my clients do, they become more than that to me.  They become my friends.  I have found that the paintings create these bonds that is indescribable.  I find myself sharing stories, laughs, joy, and sometimes tears.  I get to know […]