Floating a painting…

I thought I’d share my ‘floating’ process since it’s an important one for me- all of my paintings are floated in their wood frames, meaning that they are mounted on foam core board and not framed inside a traditional matte frame. Below is my...

Favorite places…

In the town of Castle Rock, one of my favorite places, is the Greater Castle Rock Art Guild Art on the Edge Art Center! It’s located in downtown Castle Rock at 314 Wilcox, and it’s a beauty. The gallery is full of rich lighting, exposed brick and...
The People…

The People…

What a pleasure it was to sell ‘Flow’ to Barb and Jim Tallant, of Castle Rock, CO. It found a home above their mantle, and looks just great! Share...

The place…

It may look like a small cubby, but it’s mine, and it works for me! Surrounded by good lighting, especially in the morning, this alcove in my son’s room has become my studio. I work there most Tuesdays and Thursdays, with a little ‘Sue’s...

The process…

Welcome to my first blog posting!  To start, I thought it might be fun to go through the process, and ‘demo’ a painting from beginning to end.  Here’s the photo I’m working from, but to give you a heads up, it won’t look exactly the same,...

I have started a blog!

People often ask me about my process, my subject matter, and pastels in general. So, I have decided to start writing a blog to document and share my process, thoughts, and feelings as I work in the wonderful world of pastels. Share...