Emerged –

s Emerged 24 x 36 inches Oil on Wood Panel At first I was going to name this painting sub>merged because that is how I felt at one point: Submerged – Under the surface of water or any other enveloping medium; inundated, covered, hidden, unknown, enveloped.   I felt trapped behind the picket fence that envelopedContinue reading “Emerged –”

Mother’s Day Bracelets and Sumi-e Cards

Now that Mother’s Day is over, I can share some photos from our project this year.  We made extra-special bracelets for our moms.  Back when my schedule was too busy with little kids to paint, I started making and selling jewelry.  I guess you could say I’ve always had the need to create something!  IContinue reading “Mother’s Day Bracelets and Sumi-e Cards”

Encaustic Party

Thank you ladies for celebrating your birthdays at The Studio!  Hope you enjoyed learning about the encaustic process and had fun!  Your creations are beautiful: Get creative with studio owner and instructor, Jamie Lightfoot, who will guide participants from start to finish to create an encaustic masterpiece. Two hour party is for up to 8Continue reading “Encaustic Party”

Acrylic Paintings

It is so awesome to be back to teaching!  I love the energy that these little beings bring to my studio – It took me 4 years to paint like Raphael, but a life time to paint like a child. -Pablo Picasso This week the elementary class completed an acrylic painting of an electrical guitar. Continue reading “Acrylic Paintings”