Whew, its been a busy, up and down spring... so much sorrow and sadness in our country... and our world... and yet there is still so much beauty and reason for hope moving forward! Our La Petite Gallerie in Bluffton is open full time again and I've been painting away to keep my wall filled [...]
I just completed an excellent workshop through the SOBA Creative Arts Center with Mark Boedges. He is a wonderful plein air painting teacher! Although it rained mightily throughout the last two of the intensive 3 days, we were able to rally in the classroom and absorb lots of good info from him. He focused mainly [...]
I am so happy to report that this big donkey painting, based on an image from the Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue, sold to a wonderful couple from Greenville area. And – so cool – they are involved with a South Carolina donkey rescue project called Long Ears Rescue! So I'm doing my little bit to [...]
Its been a wonderful fall season with lots of painting! I was thrilled to have a good show at the Art League of Hilton Head – Southern Light and Smiles. Thank you to all my wonderful friends and customers that supported me there!! I've just updated the PAINTINGS link on shineonart.com with many of the [...]
Please join me for an exhibition of my paintings at the At League of Hilton Head, on display November 5-30. Southern Light & Smiles is a visual story of our wonderful surroundings here in South Carolina – the beautiful creatures, people, and landscapes, both sweeping and intimate. I invite the viewer to imagine the narrative [...]
Its been a busy summer with painting commissions and helping run La Petite Gallerie where my gallery mates and I are getting geared up for October events – this year my art will be in the gallery only during Bluffton Arts and Seafood festival because... drum roll please... I'm getting ready be the featured artist [...]
The Art Market at Honey Horn 2019 was the best art festival yet for me! It was wonderful to see so many friends and customers old and new and many sales. I was very excited to win a merit award for my work which is a real honor among so much great art at that [...]
First up is the Art on the Street Local Artist Showcase this Sunday, October 14, 11 am-4 pm. I’ll be at La Petite Gallerie with my co-op friends and guest artists. There will be painting and jewelry making demonstrations on our porches so please stop by for a refreshment and see many talented artists at [...]
Just finished 'Special Delivery' riding on over to HHHospital today for the 2018 All Saint's Garden Tour poster contest...
The Society of Bluffton Artists annual 12 x 12 fundraiser show is about to come to an end. I sure enjoyed being a part of it with my 2 paintings – acrylic instead of oil paint as I was running late as usual! This is Pearfect and Single Lady – both sold yea!