• Artwork,  Painting Series

    100 Day Project 2022: Part 3

    100 Day Project Part 3 blog cover

    Let’s do another 100 Day Project update.  Last update covered days 1 through 7, this one let’s look at days 8 through 18.  A small refresher for anyone not familiar with the 100 Day Project.  It’s an event where people around the world commit to 100 days exploring their creativity…

  • Artwork,  Painting Series

    100 Day Project 2022: Part 2

    100 Day Project Part 2 blog cover

    First full week of the 100 Day Project is done, let’s take a look at the past week!  First a small recap – the 100 Day Project is an event where people around the world commit to 100 days exploring their creativity in some way.  You choose your own focus…

  • Artwork,  Painting Series

    100 Day Project 2022: Part 1

    100 Day Project Part 1 blog cover

    It’s time for the 100 Day Project again!  Every year thousands of people worldwide commit to 100 days of exploring their creativity.  For the project you choose your focus, do something towards it each day for 100 days, and post about it on instagram using the hashtag #the100dayproject.  You can…

  • Artwork,  Painting Series

    100 Day Project 2021: Part 3

    100 day project part three blog cover

    Time for another recap for the 100 Day Project!  For my project this year, I’ve challenged myself to create a small painting each day for 100 days (I’m slightly off track but still moving forward).  I’ve divided up the 100 days into different themes with five paintings in each collection.  …

  • Artwork,  Painting Series

    100 Day Project 2021: Part 2

    100 day project part two blog cover

    Time for another recap for the 100 Day Project!  The project started on January 31st this year and it’s been a busy couple of weeks so far.   For my project this year, I’ve challenged myself to create a small painting each day for 100 days.  I’ve divided up the 100…

  • Artwork,  Painting Series

    100 Day Project 2021: Part 1

    100 Day Project Part One blog cover

    It’s time for the 100 Day Project again!  They decided to change the date to now instead of the beginning of April so I’ve been in a rush to decide on my idea and get ready to go.  I think I’m finally on track though. The project started up on…

  • Artwork,  Painting Series

    Hand-Painted Birdhouses

    Hand-Painted Birdhouses blog cover. Image with two big orchid birdhouses and four small birdhouses.

    One of the types of projects that I’ve been working on the last couple of months is hand-painted birdhouses.  I really like being able to bring what would normally be a 2D painting and transform it into a 3D piece of art.   The most popular one I painted was the…

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    Portrait Series: Mrs. Williams

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    You would let me follow you around your garden, pointing out each flower and plant and showing me how they’ve grown. A favorite was the money plant, pulling apart the pieces pretending I had countless coins. And also the mint, which grew through your giant flowerbed. I would tip toe…

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    Orchids

    Orchids blog cover

    I thought I’d do something a little different today and share more about one of my most popular painting series – Orchids.   A little over a year ago I bought myself a white orchid plant and have been a bit obsessed with how beautiful it is since.  White Orchid with…