Category Archives: acrylics

Art2Life Workshop

“Art is not just ornamental – an enhancement of life. It is a path in itself – a way out of the predictable and conventional – a map to self discovery.” –Gabrielle Roth I just finished an amazing 3 month … Continue reading

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Gallery Sales & Spotlight On Art Show/Sale

“A life of making isn’t a series of shows or projects or productions or things, it is an everyday practice. It is a practice of questions more than answers – of waiting to find what you need more often than knowing … Continue reading

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Sold – High Country Art; Art Alley & Bennett Galleries Nashville!

“Breathe it all in, love it all out.” -Mary Oliver I love my galleries. They are my unsung heroes. They work tirelessly promoting and selling my work. I am forever grateful for their contribution to my art sales. And I am … Continue reading

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New Work Delivered Today to High Country Art in Blue Ridge GA

“The imagination is a palette of bright colors. You can use it to touch up memories – or you can use it to paint dreams.” –Robert Brault I dropped these pieces off at High Country Art (Blue Ridge, GA) today. … Continue reading

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Shipping Work to Art Alley, Birmingham AL

“I am restless. Things are calling me away. My hair is being pulled by the stars again.” -Anais Nin These pieces are shipping out today, so Art Alley should have them by Thursday at the latest. If you are in the … Continue reading

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Playing Around

“I don’t go into the studio with the idea of saying something. What I do is face the blank canvas and put a few arbitrary marks on it that start me on some sort of dialogue.” -Richard Diebenkorn I’ve just recently … Continue reading

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High Country Art & Antique, Blue Ridge GA

“Everyone is born creative; everyone is given a box of crayons in kindergarten. Then when you hit puberty they take the crayons away and replace them with dry, uninspiring books on algebra, history, etc. Being suddenly hit years later with the ‘creative … Continue reading

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How To Catch The Really Big Fish

“I laugh when I can and live with the rest.” –Anonymous We spent last week at the beach. Bob and Luke went deep sea fishing with some friends and caught a mess of black sea bass which we turned into delicious … Continue reading

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Wanna Play?

“Your vision will become clear only when you look into your own heart. Who looks outside – dreams; who looks inside – awakes.” -Carl Jung Still in the middle of renovations. Painters this week. My dining room, master bedroom and bathroom … Continue reading

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Making Good Music!

  “It stands above all as a supreme testament to the fact that the sole substance of genius is the daily act of showing up.” -John Steinbeck Life has been crazy lately for me. My studio time has been constantly interrupted … Continue reading

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