Art

Blue Ruin

12"x 16", Acrylic on paper At the end of a street in Eleuthera, Bahamas, I passed by a beautiful wooden door that was cracked open to where I could see a lovely courtyard inside. The tile plaque on the exterior wall read, Blue Ruin. I did not know if it was a private home or [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:03:21+00:00December 1st, 2016|Categories: Art, Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Cape Cod Summer

22"x 30", Acrylic on paper I spent part of the summer on Cape Cod once, and rented a beach house on the half moon bay across from Provincetown in Truro. While the cape is far above the equator, the natural world there lends itself to a tropical feel in summertime when everything is alive and [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:09:03+00:00November 27th, 2016|Categories: Art, Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Blue Market

12"x 16", Acrylic on paper The sandy streets of small villages in the Bahamas are filled with open air markets selling local fresh fruits, vegetables and artisan products. I was fond of this blue market where the lovely Bahamian vendor made a point of knowing what I liked, and always made the effort to have [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:13:42+00:00November 25th, 2016|Categories: Art, Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Breakfast Toucan

9"x 12", Acrylic on paper Colorful toucans are one of the gems to be found in Mexico. I stayed once at a friend's house in Playa del Carmen, back when it was still a village with dirt streets and only two restaurants. Every morning this same toucan would appear in the same tree at the [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:17:35+00:00November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Art, Tropical|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Lavender Row

10"x 14", Acrylic on paper We had one long row of lavender planted in the farm garden. Every summer, when the lavender was at its peak of color and scent, hundreds of white butterflies would descend to drink its fragrance. The sweet smell of this lavender row would spill across the whole garden, and entice [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:24:36+00:00November 21st, 2016|Categories: Appalachian Landscapes, Art|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

End Of The Beach

18"x 24", Acrylic on paper The beaches in Bermuda truly are pink. I especially loved all the cliffs, vegetation and trails that surrounded all the beaches. One day I walked one of the trails for several miles until I glimpsed a secluded beach below from an overlook. This secret spot at the end of the [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:26:14+00:00November 19th, 2016|Categories: Art, Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Red Chairs At Evening

22"x 30", Acrylic on paper I never found it difficult to find inspiration for a painting. The great painter, Robert Henri, said that inspiration was all about training your eye and soul to see the extraordinary in the ordinary. While the red chairs on my front lawn were an ordinary site, a descending dark storm [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:28:06+00:00November 17th, 2016|Categories: Appalachian Landscapes, Art|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Tropical Country Garden

18"x 24", Acrylic on paper My step-mother, Ann Mari, loved to experiment with new plants and flowers in our farm garden. One spring she bought some very exotic looking plants to mix in with the colorful perennials. By August we had a veritable, tropical country garden.   Giclee Prints 9x 12 $108.00 USD 14x 20 [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:31:59+00:00November 15th, 2016|Categories: Appalachian Landscapes, Art|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Maine Sunflowers

22"x 30", Acrylic on paper, Framed I used to go to Maine in the summers with my boyfriend. The magical summer climate next to the cool ocean produces the most prolific and healthy flowers. These Maine sunflowers were the biggest and happiest ones I ever saw.   Original Painting Maine Sunflowers $1,155.00 USD   Giclee [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:33:38+00:00November 13th, 2016|Categories: Art, Florals|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

View From Armanzano

9"x 12", Acrylic on paper The little town of Armanzano is nestled in the rolling hills of Umbria. My friend and I stumbled across it one evening on our spontaneous travels throughout Italy. We inquired about places to stay and were guided to a B & B outside the village in a remote valley. It [...]

By |2020-04-29T18:37:03+00:00November 11th, 2016|Categories: Art, Tuscany|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.