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Josie

22"x 30", Watercolor Other than a few portraits of my boys, this is the only portrait I have ever painted. I have added Josie to the Tribute To Venus category because I can think of no other woman who so embodied the lovely attributes of the feminine Venus. Her name was Anna Josephine Timbers, and [...]

African Rose

This design was inspired by a beautiful piece of African fabric given to me by a friend who traveled to Africa. The same day he gave this to me, another friend brought me some lovely roses. I laid the roses on the fabric, and voila, African rose came to life. A vibrant stripes design in [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:15+00:00November 9th, 2012|Categories: Ethnic, Floral|Tags: , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Banshee/3

I recently looked up the meaning of banshee. I was trying to figure out the name in relation to fabrics, but all I found was the meaning in reference to a wild woman. Well, a simple, yet wild, black and ivory Banshee design that transitions into any home decor.   Sizes 2 x 3 $355.00 [...]

Keystone/2

Keystone is a coral composed of the fossilized remains of thousands of tiny marine animals. This very hard, durable coral formed some enormous reefs millions of years ago. The patterns formed in this coral are amazingly intricate and beautiful. I have attempted to simplify some of these into designs. Here is a wave like pattern [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:21+00:00May 7th, 2012|Categories: Nature, Tropic|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Keystone/1

Keystone is a coral composed of the fossilized remains of thousands of tiny marine animals. This very hard, durable coral keystone formed some enormous reefs millions of years ago. The patterns formed in this coral are amazingly intricate and beautiful. I have attempted to simplify some of these into designs. Here is a delicate, circular [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:22+00:00May 7th, 2012|Categories: Nature, Tropic|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

West Virginia Wildflowers

Acrylic on paper, 14"x20" I spent a beautiful, spring day in West Virginia hiking with a friend once. There was a particular spot where the wildflowers were supposed to be amazing and abundant, and we wanted to check it out. And they were incredible. I had to bring home just a snippet of these lovely [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:30+00:00October 15th, 2009|Categories: Florals|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Into the Yin

Aqua oil on canvas, 30"x30" Life on planet Earth is dual in nature with light and dark, male and female, love and hate, yin and yang. The yin is represented by the dark, deep mysteries of the feminine. It is a terrain most men fear to enter, yet for relationships to work, both must journey [...]

Urns in the Sun

Acrylic on paper, 14"x20" There was an absolutely magical shop on the island of Margarita in the middle of nowhere. It was full of religious and artisan artifacts from all over the world. Out front was the most incredible collection of urns I have ever seen. There were hundreds of every shape, color and size [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:33+00:00October 13th, 2009|Categories: Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Floral/black

No other motif has been so widely used in design as the simple flower motif. Flowers provide the connective link for us back to nature. Here is a contemporary floraldesign with a black background filled with geometric flower shapes in red, coral, gold, purple and blue with a gold border. Rekindle your link to the [...]

Senegal Calabash

This is a most unusual design, yet when I first posted it to the site many years ago, it sold like crazy. I was so surprised! I love African fabrics with a passion. I took a book I had on African fabric design, and just put a bunch of different motifs together to create Senegal [...]

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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.