I have created a series of paintings of little African girls using mixed media– acrylic paint, fabric, beads. You can see several of these paintings in my Gallery page.
I have had a lot of fun and quite a bit of success creating mixed media paintings. I use fabric, beads,and of course acrylic paint.
This painting is called ‘Thou Hast Dove’s Eyes’. I really enjoy the Pre Raphaelite artists, Byrne-Jones, Waterhouse, and several others. I also love the work of Maxfield Parrish–his work has the same look. Early in my artistic journey I started experimenting and soon found that this style had everything that I wanted to emulate. […]
People often ask about how I became an artist and what my training is. I actually knew I was an artist from a young age but I didn’t really start developing my talent until the last few years of high school. I had an inspiring art teacher and artistic friends, I think without them my […]
I have been experimenting with a more stylized look—inspired by the Art Nouveau movement. I really enjoy creating pleasing lines and designs. This painting is one I am very happy with, believe me, there are many works that leave me somewhat dissatisfied. I have been recently pulling paintings out of my closet that never quite […]