This week in my art studio…

This is my weekly studio update! We are less than 2 weeks away from my first fall show (Goodlettsville Arts and Antiques Festival, Saturday, September 12, 10 am – 4 pm, in front of Goodlettsville City Hall) so I’m starting to move … Continue reading

This week in my art studio

This is my weekly studio update! There are less than 3 weeks until my first fall show (Goodlettsville Arts and Antiques Festival, Saturday, September 12, 10 am – 4 pm, in front of Goodlettsville City Hall) so it’s crunch time … Continue reading

How to draw free hand on a canvas

Tonight at my weekly Thursday night art class, I started a commission piece of a still life bell pepper. There are many ways to draw on canvas – using pencil, charcoal, thinned down paint etc… – whichever method you choose is … Continue reading

This week in my art studio…

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Sorry it’s been a while since I have posted! I was out of town for vacation all of last week, but definitely hit the ground running when I came home! I made a lot of progress on several of my pumpkin … Continue reading

This week in my art studio 

I made quite a bit of progress on several pumpkin paintings and finally got around to signing a daisy painting that has been done for several weeks.   I am almost done with this pumpkin…I need to do a little more … Continue reading

Lincoln and Reagan: Political Pups; 11×14 oil on gesso panel

I finished this commission piece last week just in time for my friend, Jenny, to give it as a birthday/Valentine’s Day gift to her boyfriend, Dustin. I had a great time painting this piece because I know and love the … Continue reading

Entryway Splendor; 12×16 oil on canvas panel

This is a piece I have wanted to paint for over a year and started several months ago. As commissions come in and various projects arise, pieces that I want to paint just for fun get pushed to the wayside. Since … Continue reading

House Painting 101

In August, I received a commission from a co-worker to paint a portrait of her house to give to her husband for Christmas. The husband designed the house and had made comments before about wanting a painting of their home. I … Continue reading

Sunflower – SOLD

I’m currently working on two different paintings in my home studio and one at Artists on Main. I like to work on multiple pieces at the same time and move from one to the other so I never get bogged down. Since I have … Continue reading