Sunflowers Triptych I Behind the Scenes of its Creation

Using My Favorite Flower as Inspiration

I love sunflowers. There’s just something about their round shape and bright yellow color that screams “happy!” So for my next triptych, I’m using sunflowers as my inspiration upon a deep violet, crimson, unbleached titanium, and parchment colored background. You can see the finished result on the Sunflowers Triptych I ...
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A Creator's Mess

A Creator’s Mess…

A creator’s mess is not really a mess for the creator but can sometimes look like one to the outsider looking in. I sometimes use my coffee table to paint on rather than an easel when I feel like painting on a flat surface. I pull up my paints, paint ...
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Color Choices

Color Choices Oh My!

Choosing colors for my next painting… the color choices are endless – where do I begin? If I have a particular subject in mind, it becomes very simple as I’m just choosing colors that fit the subject I want to paint, however, when I’m painting abstracts, my mood usually dictates ...
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