Friday, December 30, 2011

Saturday, December 17, 2011

This week's word is SINK - this is as close as I can get this crazy week before Christmas.

Sunday, November 27, 2011

ROUND


This illustration is for Hood College's 2011 Holiday Card. All the snowflakes are exactly the same - ROUND!


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Friday, November 11, 2011

SILENT

This painting is for an article on SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) for Arlington Magazine. Symptoms include withdrawal from friends, family and social activities. 


Oil on canvas.




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Friday, October 28, 2011

SCARY


This image is for an article on eating disorders in older women for Arlington Magazine.

Friday, September 09, 2011

Friday, August 19, 2011

Influence


Over crowding and building has had a negative influence on green space.

Friday, August 05, 2011

IMPERFECTION




This is a gal in our town who does the retail/restaurant chalk boards. Her imperfections are perfect!

Saturday, July 23, 2011

This is NOT for this week's word, but a reposting of a piece I did for IF's word "enough". Amy was a great talent. RIP


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Friday, July 15, 2011

GESTURE
My assignment to do a line drawing of Igor Stravinsky was challenging. Fortunately, he had a distinct way of gesturing while conducting and this made the project easier. The client was happy so I was too!

Friday, June 24, 2011

Midsummer Night

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011

 Launch

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Friday, June 10, 2011

Phyllis was satisfied once she swept.
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Saturday, June 04, 2011

SHADOWS

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Sunday, May 29, 2011

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Sunday, April 17, 2011



Amy and Bella - morning walk.

Chalk Artist

Preparing for May Day
JOURNEY




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Friday, April 01, 2011

Thursday, March 31, 2011


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Friday, March 18, 2011

CULTIVATE
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Saturday, March 12, 2011

STIR








This was an illustration for a story about fairies putting special ingredients in fruitcakes.

Friday, January 28, 2011

SURRENDER


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Saturday, January 15, 2011

CHICKEN


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