• Waterfall Wednesday

    Waterfall Wednesday: Triple Cascade

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    Triple Cascade in Watkins Glen State Park Triple Cascade, 6×6 acrylic on wood panel, 2018 Triple Cascade is one of the most iconic waterfalls found within Watkins Glen State Park in Watkins Glen, New York.  The bottom entrance to the park is located at 971 Franklin Street in Watkins Glen…

  • Waterfall Wednesday

    Waterfall Wednesday: Waverly Glen

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    Waverly Glen Waverly Glen, 6×6 acrylic on wood panel, 2018 One of my favorite waterfalls that I discovered during my recent Summer Mosaic 2018 project of 50 New York waterfalls is Waverly Glen.  This waterfall is located inside Waverly Glen Park (about 200 meters from the parking area) in Waverly,…

  • Waterfall Wednesday

    Happy Waterfall Wednesday!

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    Did you know that Waterfall Wednesday is a thing?  It is (it even has its own hashtag #waterfallwednesday)!  I found out about this celebration from the internet while I was working on my most recent project of 50 New York waterfall paintings for Summer Mosaic 2018.  Since I’ve visited quite…

  • Art Event

    July Art Events

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    Upcoming Events July is a huge month for me for upcoming events!  Check out what’s up on the calendar and let me know if you get a chance to see my art in person. Spring Member Show – The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes (Corning, NY) May 24…

  • Art Event

    2018 Summer Mosaic Dates & Info

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    Tickets are now available for Summer Mosaic 2018! – This is the project of 50 paintings of NY waterfalls that I am currently feverishly working on completing. What is Summer Mosaic? Artists throughout the region create 50 small works (6” x 6”) using a single medium throughout the 50-piece series,…

  • Adventures,  Painting Series

    Waterfall Adventures & New Paintings

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    Looking back on this past week, I visited five different waterfalls and painted three new paintings for the Summer Mosaic series.  I’m now on painting number 8 of 50 and 40 more days to go!  I’m a little behind where I’d like to be on the project, but it will…

  • Adventures,  Painting Series

    Let’s Get This Party Started

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    Summer Mosaic 2018 is now fully under way.  This week included visits to three different waterfall areas and the first four paintings! If  you were along for the ride for the recap of 2017’s project you know what this means, but if you weren’t you’re probably asking yourself what I’m…

  • Painting Series

    Summer Mosaic 2017 Recap: Days 43-50

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    We’ve reached the end of the recap for Summer Mosaic 2017.  I’ve already started on this year’s project.  So far I’ve sealed all 50 wooden tiles with matte medium and applied two layers of gesso to the front and sides of each.  I also went on a quick fieldtrip on…