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Channeling Moira Rose

Channeling Moira Rose

A collector of mine expressed in this painting so I finished this one up. I’m such a big fan of #catherineohara as #moirarose that I almost kept th...

It's National Dog Day

It's National Dog Day

I’m old enough to remember how it might have seemed ridiculous or over the top to have a portrait of your pet painted.But now it’s kind of ridiculo...

A lesson about acceptance

A lesson about acceptance

When someone asked me to paint this for his wife, my first thought was “who do you think I am that I could paint this?” Technically, it is difficu...

Seascape Escape

Seascape Escape

It's hot as heck in Dallas and I am missing the beaches in North Carolina. August is a great time to be by the sea because when you go in, it feels...

We love to give back

We love to give back

It was our pleasure to participate in an auction that benefits Theatre of the New Arts. https://www.tfana.org/ It’s a dream come true to be aske...

Connecting the dots....

Connecting the dots....

Connection is the prompt for today’s #maythecreativeforcebewithyou art challenge. When I think of connection, I think of dots Seriously thou...

Thank you Jesus

Thank you Jesus

This past summer I was mesmerized by the work of artist Bas Uterwijk and his recreation of faces using AI. The ai takes into account geographical i...

My sweet painting "sweater"

My sweet painting "sweater"

“Outfit of the day” is today’s art challenge prompt. This gave me an lol bc this “staple” has been my outfit of the day EVERYDAY for the last year...

I hope you'll dance

I hope you'll dance

My husbands godmother said “people get together for weddings and funerals” and I never looked at either the same. In this time of the pandemic man...

Line of Thinking

Line of Thinking

This was going to be a practice of a portrait of friend I recently made that shares the journey of Down syndrome. It was going to be my second att...

The joy the bring.........

The joy the bring.........

  This sweetie pie went over the rainbow bridge so I hope this portrait will bring joy of remembrance.I’m grateful that I’m asked to do such work....

Merry Everything

Merry Everything

This year we were going to make it out to the coast of NC where you would see boats lit up like Christmas trees. Alas, covid has it's hold and our ...