Fearless Friday, Impasto

A large abstract floral painting has been on my to do list since last Spring when I was commissioned by a friend to paint Bloom     I also wanted to experiment with using gel mediums and decided to incorporate impasto Impasto is a painting technique using very thick amounts of paint resulting in a … Continue reading

Creations, Celebrating Creativity Winners

I can’t say enough about how much I appreciate your kind words, support and feedback about my artwork and Society6 Shop After years of painting glassware for shops, shows and commissions, buying supplies, delivering and shipping, billing, etc., working with Society6 lets me be fearless, I can paint anything I want, and then they take care … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Roses for Mother’s Day!

Roses for Mother’s Day! This is a special Fearless Friday~ An artist blogger buddy,  Jodi   joined me in a watercolor demonstration to show you how 2 artists can paint the same subject and have 2 different intrepretations, 2 similar, yet very different paintings     I sent her this photo and she painted the … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Drawing with Marker & Colored Pencil

THANK YOU all so much for the lovely comments and feedback you gave me on the recent Celebrating Creativity post! I just found out there is another sale going on now through Sat midnight Society 6 artists sale, 20% off  & free ship sale on everything , get code at end of post ……………………………………………………. Okay, … Continue reading

Creations, Celebrating Creativity Giveaway!

  I want to thank YOU today with a giveaway to celebrate YOUR creativity!       Whether you are an artist, an artist wanna be, a crafter, an art admirer or collector, a photographer, a musician, a doctor, a writer, a blogger, a foodie, a cook or chef, a teacher, a parent… Everyone is … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Decorative Letter

I was back in my studio this week, and very happy to be there… 💃 Yay, space to paint and get messy!!     After finishing a large commissioned painting and getting it shipped off, I celebrated by doing this fun quick project that anyone can do     Get an oversized letter like this … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Flower Market

Welcome to a designer inspired flower “market”     Some of my favorite designers “sparked” it     I have long loved the designs by MacKenzie-Childs and Mary Englebreit     They have brought me many hours of painting delight     I was so excited to hear of a Spring Sale     From … Continue reading

Holidays, May Celebrations

My calendar says April 23… Is that right??? How can it be April 23!!! May is always a busy month, with the end of school, the approach of summer, parties, dance recitals and graduations… I am planning now so I can be ready for all the festivities, and have been looking over these holidays in … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Candle Party Plates

    Let’s have some party fun today and paint some festive candles   🎂     You don’t have to be an artist to paint these funky candles, all you need is a rough sketch to plan the colors and design     Some paint,* and several brushes * if you aren’t painting on glass, … Continue reading

Creations, Society6 Spring & Summer

Just a quick message about a 1 day sale at Society6 today! 🌷 And a big THANK you for all your support! Everything is 20% off with free shipping, today April 17th!  Sale ends at midnight PDT society6.com/paintedapron     I have purchased a variety of things for myself and for gifts, and I am … Continue reading

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