Ahhh, Spring…

I always have a sense of relief as we move into Spring. The birds are starting to migrate through, the ice is melting off the lake, and we have noticeably more sun as the day lengthens. (Thank goodness!) And with the extra daylight, my motivation returns and spirits are uplifted. As usual, I have plenty of irons in the fire. I am revamping my…

Announcements!

First off, sorry for my notable absence. I don’t really have a good excuse to be honest. Life. Overwhelm. Exhaustion. But things have come together in the last week and it is all starting to feel like it was worth it! I have my first show hanging in Studio K at Kaddatz Gallery in Fergus Falls now until the end of December. Please go…

My Plein Air Painting Setup

Painting outdoors comes with a whole host of unique challenges. Wind, sun, bugs, hot, cold, rain, snow. Seems like insanity but I’m hooked. What could be better than combining my incurable wanderlust with art?! Not many things give me so much satisfaction. Everyone who attempts this madness seems to come up with what works for them. Pictured above is my current setup for oils….

July Already?!

Woah. Where does the time go? I know, I was all sorts of ambitious at the beginning of summer and I have 1 whopping blog post to show for it. I’m just popping in to tell ya I’ve been a little swamped. One of the things I love about working for myself is I get to have control over everything, and oddly, one of…

Welcome!

I just wanted to pop in and say thank you for checking out my corner of the internet. I have some new artistic goals for the next year that I think will be fun to share with you here. It will give you insight into my creative process and you will get the chance to know me a little better. Feel free to reach…