Did I mention the process of creating a painting is wild? I really felt it over the last few days as a painting I’m working on drug me through the mud, in a sense. She’s not a large piece, only 9×12, but she required more of me than some of my 12×12 and 16×16 inch […]
The process of an original painting is wild. The conception in sketch form, the birth onto canvas, the forming and developing, the awkward stages, the creation and destruction of elements, the hope, the glimpses of finished faces, the excitement of seeing things come together… the finishing touches. The completed piece… …and the fact that I *could […]
I have been behind-the-scenes working on both my Silent Story and preparing for the third part of the Wild Tenderness Collection (I hope to share my fun new idea with you next week!)… I’m obsessed with progress and cataloging and creation. I’m smitten with building a story, a collection, a body of meaningful work, something that touches […]
The Wild Tenderness Collection release on Sunday was a success! Thank you so much if you came to say hi and enter the raffle! ~5 of the 8 paintings found new homes and shipped off the next day ~ and 3 of my FAVORITES are waiting for you in my Shop. ~I gave $246 (the first painting sold) to […]
The Wild Tenderness Collection, PART TWO will be released on Sunday, July 5 at 7pm PST I’m going to be live on my special Art Show Facebook page, releasing the paintings and their stories, one by one. However, all 8 paintings will be ready and waiting for you in my Shop, here, starting at 7. […]
Good grief, what a week – I’m fostering 3 adorable chicken toddlers, and I had no idea how distracting they would be! I’m constantly checking (they are safe in my tiny fenced garden) to make sure they have enough water and weeds to chomp on, and I spend too much time just watching them. Witnessing […]
The Wild Tenderness Collection, PART TWO, is in process. I have 8 paintings planned, and am finishing up #4 today. Some I’m sharing, some I’m keeping a secret for Release Day.
The Wild Tenderness Collection, PART TWO, is in process!! Before I started painting motherhood I drew and painted whimsical multitudes of animals and birds… then I became a mother… you know the rest. I’m bringing these two subjects, whimsical animals and mother-love, together for the Wild Tenderness Collection. Part One of this Collection was released […]