Category Archives: painting

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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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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New Work Delivered High Country Art – Blue Ridge GA

“Art is what we call the thing the artist does. It’s not the medium or the oil or the price or whether it hangs on a wall or you eat it. What matters, what makes it art is that the … Continue reading

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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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Thank You Spotlight On Art!

“When you are describing a shape or a sound or a tint, don’t state the matter plainly, but put it in a hint and learn to look at all things with a sort of mental squint.” -Lewis Carroll I am thrilled … Continue reading

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Studio & 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 I love that … 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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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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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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