Color by Nature

  Some of my favorite times with Coast Live Oak School are when we go to the Santa Ana Mountains.  I’ve been going to this spot with my husband since high school. The colors tell many stories to me.  Practically … Continue reading

Wild At Art

                         I recently sat in with the guys at The Authenticity Show to talk about creativity, inspiration, process, and more.  I listen to a few podcasts, but this was my first experience participating in one.  After my nerves settled, … Continue reading

custom metal

I recently designed a custom metal fence and gate for a private residence.  I used their huge Sycamore and the local terrain as my inspiration.  I started by doing a few gouache paintings, then scanned the approved image.  I used the … Continue reading

recycled paper sketchbook

  My sketchbook of choice lately has been this purse-size recycled paper one I purchased at, my favorite, Art Supply Warehouse. Here are a few pages from recently. Watercolor sketch Pencil drawing Ink pointillism drawing. follow me on twitter . BlogLovin . Facebook . Instagram … Continue reading