Call to Southwest Art

Call to Southwest Art

Moving to the Phoenix basin I received the Call to Southwest Art. I went from painting the Rockies of Colorado to the dry, rocky desert which was a radical change for me.  Finding that my expectations were way off base, the discovery of a new land has taken over my...
Women Artists of the West

Women Artists of the West

I’ve started a new series which blend impressionist design with realistic animals.  It has been many years since I have used a palate knife or done impressionistic paintings.  I got the bug a few weeks back.  The painting above features a collared lizard which...
Art of the Stars

Art of the Stars

I just got the “Experiencing Hubble” course with lectures and CD.  Did you know that the HST telescope’s images are ten times better than any ground based instrument?  Hubble has taken more than a half a million pictures and more than 7000 papers...
Paint America

Paint America

Some years ago I determined that Paint America and Paint the Parks were national venues worthy of my time and energy.  I was honored with the coveted “Master Signature” award a few years ago which took ten years to complete.  You have get juried into the...