East Coast Travels

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Maryland is very beautiful. Way too populated for me, but beautiful. Joe and I crossed a lot of land this last weekend. Our initial destination was Chincoteague Island… We only stayed one night but it was great! We were intent … Continued

Morning in the Desert

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Earlier this summer I attended my first pastel convention in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was a tad overwhelming. Lots of learning opportunities and lots of scenery that was new to me. Previous to that trip I had not been in … Continued

Painting Poppies

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A friend shared a picture of the yellow poppies in Texas at the base of some hills. Thankfully, she gave me permission to paint it. I was smitten – until I started painting. I found all the small poppies covering … Continued

A View of Dingle Bay

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This past fall, my husband and I went to Ireland. What an enchanting place! Upon arriving at the Shannon airport, we traveled to Killorlin. Our plan was to spend our first full day exploring Dingle Peninsula. From Killorglin we started … Continued


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Last night, December 31st 2016, I painted this with many thoughts running through my head. 2016 was the year I discovered pastels. WOW! Pastels are an art medium that I had never heard of but in one year have become … Continued