Collage and a Sense of Wonder

      Light through the Trees, Mixed Media Collage, 2017` My collages often include painted papers, bits of prints, direct stamp printing on the surface, under and over-painting with acrylics, charcoal drawing, and textured or printed papers. How many of these can you see in this collage–Light through the Trees? My work is about […]

Time Piece: a response print

Introduction: I am taking part in a printmaking adventure with at least eleven other artists.  The “One of a Kind” monotype group I showed with in September of 2010 joined with some members of the Circling the Square Press community.  We all agreed to be paired in random fashion with another printmaker and we drew […]

Creating with Lines from Nature

    I carefully harvested the dried stalks from my day lilies and stored them in the shed.  In early October, I brought bags of these tall lightweight “lines from nature” into my art room.  For my kindergarten students, I cut a variety of lengths of lines for them to play with.  From first grade […]

Art2008 at the Harlow Gallery

  I decided to enter this show at the last minute, and spend the final day for submissions matting and framing two pieces.  Both pieces were juried into the show.  A few days before the opening, I was delighted to learn that Kitchen Vase was chosen for the “Best in Show” award. (from the Art2008 […]