Category Archives: contemporary folk art

Studio News

“What we have once enjoyed, we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes part of us.” -Helen Keller New work delivered to High Country Art – High Country Art updated their webpage and now they are working on the ability … Continue reading

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Thank you 2017!

“We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.” -Frederick Kooning 2017 has been amazing! I took a 3 month long online class with over … Continue reading

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Gallery News

“The thing to remember when you’re writing is, it’s not whether or not what you put on paper is true. It’s whether it wakes a truth in your reader.” -Charles de Lint Sold! Yay! High Country Art in Blue Ridge GA … Continue reading

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Gallery News

“Artists are intuitive. They wait for inspiration. That’s what art is about, the intuitive, not the intellectual. Art about ideas stimulates ideas, but art that comes from inspiration stimulates feelings of happiness, innocence and beauty.” -Agnes Martin High Country Art in Blue Ridge … Continue reading

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New Work & Why I Paint

“Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.” -Jean-Luc Godard There are so many avenues through social media to show my work now. I hesitate to post it in all of the available places because I … Continue reading

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New Work

“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 what … Continue reading

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Gallery News – Sold!

“Everything great that ever happened in this world happened first in somebody’s imagination.” -Astrid Lindgren  I enjoy painting animals. I tend to think a lot about what animals are up to when we aren’t looking. I know -for sure- they are … Continue reading

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Learning To Fly

“Second star to the right and straight on til morning.” – J.M. Barrie One of my favorite books was Peter Pan. Then it came on television. I was fascinated and after seeing the movie, I would have dreams that I could … Continue reading

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Studio News

“I wear the universe backwards. I imagine putting stars in my coffee and sugar in the sky. I imagine going fishing in the clouds and watching the sun hide behind lakes. I’m too busy dancing with my imagination to even … Continue reading

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