I'm excited that I will running some new workshops with Opus over the next two months! They are built on a combination of experiments and exercises that I've learned on my own which have helped me be more free in my painting. The first workshop will be in February. EXPRESSIVE COLLAGE & DRAWING WORKSHOP Saturday February 18, 2017, ...

  I know I’m not perfect but somehow the rest of the world thinks you need to be. This is where the whole New Years resolutions can be a slippery slope.  Some might turn to focusing on the failures of the year and overlook all the little successes. I think it's important to question the norm and consider whether the direction you ...

The Eastside Culture Crawl has ended but making art for me has gone into overdrive as I try to finish a few more small pieces for my next event in about 2 weeks! It will be for Shiny Fuzzy Muddy, my first "market" type event. I usually save up my money for this event so that I can treat myself to a late birthday/ early Christmas present. This ...

Somehow I managed to finish a few large challenging paintings and rearranged my space for the Eastside Culture Crawl. It is interesting to look back on what I accomplished in the past year at the Arts Factory. I feel it's a time of transition with lots more exploring to do. I got so busy during the Crawl that I forgot to take many photos ...