Monthly Archives: September 2013

NYC Street Signs

So, here’s a great example of how our brains fill in details for us.  I’ve lived in New York City for 14 years, and I have never once noticed, until a visiting friend pointed it out, that the street signs don’t have the letters after the numbers.  In other words, rather than “19th ST” or […]

Stockade Villager’s Artshow

I had a fantastic time at the 62nd Annual Stockade Villager’s Artshow in beautiful Schenectady, NY this weekend.  I saw some amazing art, met some fantastic people, and even made some sales!  I’m very glad I made the trip!  I will say, however, that I have got to find a way to make the online side […]

The Painting Formerly Known as “Barbie Pink”

Remember that hideously pink painting I posted a while ago?  (If not, you can see it in all its pinkness here:  Not that I have anything against the color pink per se…but seriously, wow–that was BRIGHT! A layer of Crackle Paste, a wash of paints, and a layer of Glass Bead Gel later, and […]