March 29, 2019

Last Christmas I was commissioned to do a Sailboat Sunset for a client's future father-in-law.  I have never attempted a gradated mosaic.  I have done so in drawing, but never with glass. Initially I found it rather stressful and found I was overthinking it....

September 18, 2017

This coming Saturday September 23rd, 2017 I will be a vendor again for the Art/Wine Fundraiser for the Animal Rescue in Modjeska Canyon.  I have been working on some new watercolor and colored pencil drawings, still experimenting with both mediums. I am really enjoying...

September 5, 2017

Recently I received a commission from a lovely lady in Tel Aviv, Israel to draw her pup Wasabi.  It is such a blessing to create memories of our fur babies.  I really enjoy doing special commissions. The drawing will be an 8x10 rendition.  I am working on Stonehenge Li...

August 3, 2017

Last month I purchased some Albrecht Durer Watercolor pencils. I love the look of Watercolor, but have I have trouble controlling where the color goes if I use only a brush.  So, I purchased 3 Aquash water brushs by Pentel.  I really love how these brushes give me more...

September 20, 2016

Taking a brief break from the Glass on Glass Floral Mosaics.  I picked up my Colored Pencils again & have been working on a series of Rural Villages, Colorful Alleyways and Old Ruins.

I was fortunate to get a set of Caran d'Ache Colored Pencils for a great bargain & wan...

September 25, 2015

Earlier this year I was asked to do a mosaic depicting the spiral of the yellow brick road.  I spent many months just trying to picture how I wanted this to look.  I finally decided on showing Oz through Dorothy's perspective before she stepped out of her house after l...

September 25, 2015

I decided to try a different type of mosaic than what I usually do.  This type of mosaic is called glass on glass.  I adhere stained glass right on top of clear glass in a frame.  The series I have spent most of the spring and summer doing I have titled Floral Fantasy....

January 19, 2015

Decided I needed to stretch myself a bit and work larger.  This drawing/painting is 8x24 and so far the largest piece I have worked on.  I chose birds again, however this time the Southern Carmine Bee Eater.  They are a lovely bird, with bright pinks and rusty reds wit...

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