Wine Art Walk

Wine Art Walk

One of my favorite ways to spend a Wednesday is preparing for Wine Art Wednesday in Lake Mary. For the past few months I've taken the first Wednesday of the month off to prepare. I go through all of my inventory and repack it. I also print any needed prints and tags in preparation. It [...]

Wasted Weekend…kinda

Wasted Weekend…kinda

Have you ever had one of those weekends where you just didn't get as much done as you thought you were going to? Well, I just had one of those weekends. I had plans to fix some clothes, fix some paintings, varnish paintings, print invitations and get them in the mail and clean my house. [...]

Recording Paintings…or trying to

Recording Paintings…or trying to

Over the past month or more I've been attempting to record videos of my paintings.  I've had a few requests for videos and it helps me to have a record of the painting process in case I need to refer to it later.  I have to tell you, there are a lot of free video [...]

Welcome to My First Art Show

Welcome to My First Art Show

In January, I was blessed with the opportunity to show my artwork at a local gallery.  In Longwood, there's a small warehouse that houses the Kaleidoscope Gallery and Venue for the Arts.  This was a lovely opportunity to get the first show jitters out of my system. The week prior to the show, I dropped [...]

Star of Wonder

Star of Wonder

I had a new experience with my painting in December.  I had a pretty clear vision in my head about what I wanted to paint.  I wanted a large modern looking Nativity scene to hang up next to my Christmas tree.  I figured I would enjoy it for the holiday and then paint over it [...]

Commissioned Painting

Commissioned Painting

The past few weeks, I've been working on a painting commissioned by my hair stylist. I've been sharing picture of my paintings with her since I picked my brushes up again. She's been very encouraging and I'm excited to see the finished product displayed in her shop when the painting is complete. I've been considering [...]

Exploring Art Festivals

Exploring Art Festivals

One of my artistic goals is to have a booth in some local art festivals. In an attempt to get an idea of what supplies need, I'm visiting a few local festivals and taking notes.