Floral Painting This is an ever growing portfolio of my miniature floral compositions in watercolor. My painting practice feels pure and unselfconscious when working with nature. Red Amaryllis and White Flower, 2010, Watercolor on Aquabee, 9 x 5.50″ Red Amaryllis and Something, 2010, Watercolor on Aquabee, 9 x 5.50″ Red Amaryllis and Two Somethings, 2010,…

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Relief Prints Relief printing has become a more expressive medium for me as of late. My print titled “Women Jumping Over Stones” is taken from the photographer Eadweard Muybridge. It’s an homage to Wislawa Szymborska’s the author one of my favorite poems, “Conversation with a Stone.” Daisies, 2013, block print on rice paper, 24 x…

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Moons and Windows These acrylic and watercolor paintings depict streams of people gathering to see the great moon in the sky. Sometimes it appears as the crater-pocked moon we know so well, another time appears as a honey-filled wafer, and other times we just see humanoid silhouettes presumably looking out at the moon from their…

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Totems and Caryatids The totem pole and the caryatid are two art forms that I have used to  tell a short visual message about the labor of love. Traditionally, the totem pole depict the family tree of a tribe within Pacific Coast Indigenous peoples. The word totem comes from the Ojibwa (Chippewa) word meaning his…

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Miniatures Pema Chodron #1, 2011, Watercolor on Arches, 3.50 x 2.50″ Victorian Author, 2011, Watercolor on Arches, 2.5 x 2″ English Author, 2011, Watercolor on Arches, 2.50 x 2″ Pema Chodron #2, 2011, Watercolor on Arches, 2.50 x 2″ Paula Modersohn-Becker #1, 2011, Watercolor on Arches, 3 x 2.50″ Paula Modersohn-Becker #2, 2011, Watercolor on…

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Three Questions I created this suite of prints at Highpoint Center for Printmaking in 2003 as a guest artist. I could not have made such a beautiful series with out the proofing and edition printing by the Master Printer Cole Rogers and Assistant Printer Mia Keeler, Studio Manager Tyler Starr, and interns Jennifer Wolcott and…

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