I believe art has healing properties through the creative and viewing viewing process.
I paint using vibrant colors in oils and acrylics applied with both brushes and palette knifes on gallery-wrapped canvas. The interpretive work of my abstracts is further enhanced with heavy texture and layers of paints and glazes. My figurative pieces are conventional with a twist of soul, and the botanicals that emerge are always multible blends of bold and subtle colors. I hold an unconventional belief that artwork should be touched, allowing the tactile senses to explore deeper than the eyes can see.
Sculpting has allowed me to bring whimsical elements into the joy of 3-dimensional artwork with the open-ended possibilities that clay offers. [Read More …]