This past week the elementary art students have been finishing up their Georgia O’Keeffe Flower paintings. I was feeling inspired by all of the greenery and flowers around the studio and wanted to use this inspiration in the art project for the week. When the students arrived for class we learned a little bit about… Read More
Hi Friends, I have a new painting to share. Celebrate, 16 x 20, Oil on Panel, Available This sunshine and warmer weather is making me want to Celebrate! Enjoy your week! XO, Jamie Purchase HERE.
The past few weeks at PFA, the elementary students have been working on silk scarves for Mother’s Day gifts. I was blown away with how colorful and creative the scarves turned out. A few of the teens made scarves too and liked them too much to give away. This process is a little bit easier… Read More
I have new art to share with you on this Mother’s Day weekend. That Rainy Day in Paris 16 x 20, Not for Sale This painting is my gift to myself. No, I did not intentionally paint myself a Mother’s Day present, but when you paint a memory as sweet as this, you are not… Read More
We had so much fun last night at the Spring Posy Workshop presented by Lori Poliski of Flori flowers. First, the flowers! Oh my goodness so much beauty. And Lori is an expert on flower meaning and symbolism. And she is so creative! Everyone left with beautiful arrangements. What a fun night! Be sure and… Read More
The Elementary Art Class has been working on silk paintings and I am so impressed by the art that my youngest students, some of them only seven years old, create. Silk painting involves a lot of patience and flexibility as the paint does not always go where you want, but as you can tell, students… Read More
I have two new oil paintings to share with you. These paintings were inspired by a visit to Monet’s House in Giverny. In Monet’s Kitchen, 11 x 14, Oil on Panel, Available They just make me happy, so I call them my happily-ever-after paintings. Reflections, 14 x 11, Oil on Panel, Available They reflect not… Read More
We are super excited to open the doors of PFA to our community this summer. We have several awesome camps planned. Come enjoy our beautiful studio and garden. There will be lots of fresh air and lots of colorful art. For the Elementary Art Camp we will explore color through various medias and art forms.… Read More