Category Archives: Paintings

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 […]

Stumbled Onto a Solution–and I Love It!

I’ve been wanting to find a way to photograph my paintings “in context” so that people looking at them online can get an accurate sense of their size.  But as I have no well-placed wall space in my apartment (much less nice furniture that would make an attractive backdrop), I have been stumped on what to […]

Multi-Layer Pour Painting, Phase 2

I’ve added two more layers to the painting.  Did I mention how much fun I’m having with this?!  Scroll down to see some close-up detail photos.  (Of course, those details will shift and change as I add the last few layers.  Still, I think it’s fun to see what the paint is doing in greater […]

Blue and Silver Abstract 6

I wanted to share a painting I just completed.  It’s a 16 x 20″ acrylic on canvas.  I experimented with a variety of new (to me) techniques.  It didn’t turn out AT ALL how I expected–but I like it even more than what I meant to do! And here are a few close-ups so you […]

Lovely Labels for my Note Card Sets!

A huge (and belated) thank you to my dear friend Ian Hemingway from Retrograde Amnesia Fine Art for creating these beautiful labels for the note card sets I sold at the Astoria Market last weekend!   He’s an amazing artist.  You should definitely check him out!  (Click on both of the blue links above.  You can also Like him […]