REPRODUCING ART

Oops, I copied! Have I done something wrong?   Recently, I was faced with a situation of someone copying a piece of my art and passing it on as their own. I posted this painting on Facebook and asked the …

TIME FOR FRESH IDEAS

Can you believe that the year is more than half over already? My how time flies when you are having so much fun? How are you doing with your art? Do you feel stuck with no ideas? I know I …

THE ARTIST CURSE!

IS YOUR ART FINISHED…OR PART OF THE ARTIST CURSE? Let’s investigate this a bit…. What is the “Artist Curse”? The artist’s curse, as I understand it, “is a problem some artists (including me) suffer from, where upon completing a painting, …

HAPPY SUMMER!

RECENT WORKS! Art Show November 11th, 2017 Working hard to paint new items for the “Joy“Fall For Art” show in November. Would love to have many new things to present and sell at this show. Also, will be taking pet …

9 STEPS TO BETTER COMPOSITION

What makes Good Composition? Great painting compositions don’t just happen by accident. They take planning, patience, and a knowledge of all the visual elements at your disposal. The great thing is, no matter how much or how little talent you …

PAINTING WITH A PURPOSE

ART CLASSES HAVE BEGUN I guess I am just born to teach! It was my passion for 30 years as a Public School Library Teacher and now with my art. Recently, I have felt a strong yearning to share my …

HAPPY SPRING!

IN HONOR OF MY LATE MOTHER, FAY CREWS! I am honored to have this piece hanging in my home as a tribute to what a beautiful artist my late mother was. She loved spring with all of its glorious flowers …