True Colours 6×9 inch Painting Series

It’s been a while since I’ve opened up my studio with new paintings to share, but I’ve had such a lovely time painting a series of small, expressive paintings that I didn’t want Christmas to pass without sharing them with you. True Colours...
An Everything Wonderful Christmas Wish List

An Everything Wonderful Christmas Wish List

I’ve been thinking about Christmas shopping lately, and of course the stores know it. My email inbox is full of sale adverts, and the mailbox with flyers. My husband Wade and I sometimes shop for each other, and sometimes we buy for ourselves. Wade’s been...
On Loving Watercolor

On Loving Watercolor

When you love watercolour, it will love you back. I drew and painted as a child because I loved it. I took my first watercolour class at the age of seventeen because I loved art enough to want to do it better. I don’t remember the first time I felt the thrill of...
Can Play Grow Your Painting Skills?

Can Play Grow Your Painting Skills?

I spend what seems like way too much time playing in my painting sessions. At least, that’s often how it feels. We know playtime isn’t productive, that if you really want to get something done, you have to work for it, and yet, in the studio, I’m...