As I’m getting ready for my next collection, I’d love to see your perspective on some stormy and grey skies as I gather inspiration! But don’t worry - You’ll be able to receive something for your hard work. Click through to learn more about this most recent giveaway!Read More
This is a brand new collection of twelve original oil paintings, featuring a blend of 18k and 24k gold leaf and gold pigment.
The series began exploring the limits of my favorite medium — gold leaf. I pushed myself to blur the line between gold leaf and oil paint, using a delicate touch of the brush and loose gold pigment to create a soft transition between the two. Branching out from my typical more linear approach to my horizon lines, this series experiments with new angles and a softer approach.Read More
After sensing a void for artists who sell their work online, this idea of crafting a community for those artists came together by collaborating with Lindsey Emery of Suite One Studio in August 2018. We considered which topics would be particularly pertinent to the online artist, invited our fellow creatives along for the journey through the free Facebook group and over time have watched some true community come together between artists all over the world.
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This final collection for 2018 consisted of ten paintings inspired by the powerful Pacific Northwest terrain, and features the use of 24k gold leaf and a new favorite - 12k White Gold. This blend of gold, silver and palladium adds the perfect coolness to this winter collection.
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It has been one year since opening the doors to The Print Shop, offering archival giclee reproductions printed on canvas of my gold leaf landscapes! Its been a year of incredible growth (hello, new team member, Renee, and fancy new camera!), lessons learned, and a never-ending quest to improve our systems and offerings. This is a quick moment to reflect on our successes, challenges, and share a BIG announcement at the end!Read More
A list of my favorite podcasts of the moment — perfect for Creative Entrepreneurs. These are the ideal combination of uplifting, educational and the kick in the pants you need on a rainy Monday morning to get moving and #GSD.Read More
Styling artwork in a home can be tricky, and envisioning a big, intimidating painting in a real life can be difficult! I’ve been making more of an effort to put my artwork into context, helping collectors visualize how I imagine my pieces living in a home, by creating a styled vignette to photograph my works in my studio.
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Titling this collection was no coincidence— it was an intentional choice to challenge myself beyond my comfort zone. To surpass what I knew I could do and to see what I was truly capable of. Interested in seeing what new ways I pushed myself? Click through for more!Read More
Did you know I photograph each piece of art to create the prints for The Print Shop? This is my process for how I photograph, edit and list my paintings and prints! Click through for all the details.Read More
The journey to full time artists has been a long and winding one in my experience - Maybe you can relate? Join me on a trip down memory lane as I recount how I have gotten to where I am today. Click through to learn more!Read More
This summer I am trying out a two part collection, sharing the starting stages of watercolor sketches and then keeping the best sketches to inspire larger and bigger oil paintings. This is a new process for me - Click through to learn more!Read More
To get through all the needs of my business, I’ve been using these five ways to help increase my efficiency and keep myself creating new art work! If you could use a couple extra minutes in your day, click through to see if you can use any of my tricks.Read More
It is time to share something with all of you and address how some personal changes are influencing this art business of mine! Click through to learn more about what’s coming soon.Read More