This fall Friends of the Columbus Metropolitan Library challenged 17 crazy talented local artists and me to take books no longer in the library’s collection and to make new creations from them. This show is ridiculously good and I’m not saying that … Continue readingArt Unbound
One of the main reasons I blog is to create a scrapbook of my past and current work. Otherwise I could forget some of the things I have done. These are pics I dug up of my first installation exhibited in the Ohio Theater ticket … Continue readingInstallation from 2012
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Here are just a few of my paintings from the June and July. Hmm…. I see a pattern emerging.
So I am honored to be apart of another CAW (Creative Arts of Women) exhibit at High Road Gallery. Here are two pieces (out of four) fresh from the studio and made just for this show. Instead of my usual mixed media on canvas these … Continue readingLove, Memory, Hope and Faith
It is so illuminating to go back and look at your past body of work. I’m amazed at how far I’ve come but also how persistent the female subject has been in my painting. I painted this in 2005 and bought after the first time … Continue readingBlasts from the past pt 2.
This still remains one of my favorite paintings of all time. I did this one back in 2005. I started the hair series back in 2004 and have evolved the idea over the years. “Dviza” still hangs on my wall. I used to exhibit her … Continue readingBlast from the past pt. 1
Inspiration is at an all time high and the deadlines have come calling. I guess I will have to hold off on cleaning my studio.
Sometimes I think of selling my artwork as the equivalent of working a pet store. I get so emotionally attached to a painting that I just want to see it go to a good and loving home. Well, one of my favorite paintings is currently … Continue readingSaying Goodbye
Legendary Columbus artists Kojo Kamau and Pepper Johnson have promoted and advocated for community artists for decades through the organization Art for Community Expression (better known as ACE). Ann Starr of blog The Starr Review wrote this lovely piece about this show. Oh yeah, I … Continue readingSweet Review!!!