Ten Acts of Kindness

| May 7, 2009

With all the excitement around the election and volunteering to support it, after everything was over, I wanted to carry on the hope it instilled.  And as all of us have watched the world financial system meltdown and listen to all the on-going job loss statistics and business closures, I realized how thankful I am [...]

Sunday Postcard Art: The Geisha’s Hat

| November 16, 2008

This is my first time posting to Sunday Postcard Art.  I found the site several months ago, but just never could get it together.  So I was bound and determined to post this weekend.  And although it is late on Sunday, I am going to do it.    I loved the idea of a hat [...]

Commissions – A Cellar Full of Noise

| June 17, 2008

This week is the big week!!  James Judd and Son Vineyard starts bottling their two newest wines.  They are a Tempranillo and a Cabernet Sauvignon.  Why am I talking about this?  Well last year during the Castro Street Fair, James (the son) and his partner stopped in my booth.  They took a business card and left.  [...]

Mixed Media Monday – Digital Collage

| June 15, 2008

Now that I have a blog, I want to participate in some “challenges.”  So, with that said, I have been working this week to submit an image to Mixed Media Monday.  I first discovered the site via an article in Artful Blogging by Somerset Studio Summer 2008 issue.  There are several cool articles in their [...]

First Advertisment

| June 10, 2008

I just received an e-mail from Sarah Fishburn.  They have advertising space in the July issue of Pasticcio.  I am going to go for it.  It drops in July and is a great time to advertise my new website.  I think I may try to fit a note in about the Santa Fe show in [...]

Two Years

| June 4, 2008

This has been a two year journey. I realized last weekend that two years ago this month a business venture blew up in my face. And I was devastated and felt like a complete failure. It would take me six months to finally get back in control of my own destiny and to get focused [...]

I Got Something to Say

| May 28, 2008

In the summer of 2006, I sat on my front porch and had a wonderful heartfelt conversation with my great friend Kelly Kilmer. As we talked about where I wanted to go in this life, I shared about my recent business heart break and my art and how I wanted to evolve my art to [...]