Trusting Your Magic

I’ve begun a new series of paintings. These are a departure for me in that I’m calling on fun to be my muse and taking a break from the seriousness of the world. For a while, the world was feeling extraordinarily heavy to me. It seemed I couldn’t trust so many things I read or […]

Studio, Art, Work and Play

3-minute video of my studio, art, work and play. The work included in this slide show is mostly from 2016.

Artwork- primarily The Art of Words Series Music – Yiruma – River Flows In You

Abstract Art 101 A1/2

Let me preface this lesson by disclosing I’m not an art historian; I’m just a writer and painter. I mainly paint non-objective abstracts (that means they don’t look like anything recognizable) and I’ve noticed a considerable number of people are baffled by abstract art. Some people don’t know what they’re “supposed” to think about it.

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30 Paintings in 30 Days

This January I took Leslie Saeta’s “30 Paintings in 30 Days” Challenge. You may know, I write a blog every Friday called “The Art of The Well Lived Life.” I decided this challenge might be just the thing to prod me to create illustrations based on my blog posts. I’m thinking there’s a book in […]