Beautiful Handmade Polymer Beads

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  • December 7, 2014
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Have a look at these gorgeous beads made by my very talented cousin, Janice!!!  They are exquisite and each one is unique and interesting.  She was kind enough to make … Continue Reading


Mini Art Panels

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  • December 7, 2014
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A colorful little collection of 4″x 4″ mini art panels.  Woo hoo!  Who doesn’t love a wee bit of art for their space?


Hopelink Calendar

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  • October 24, 2014
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Here is my illustration that was used in the 2014 calendar for Hopelink.  They do a wonderful job of helping those in need,in my community and “offer an integrated array … Continue Reading


A New Direction

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  • July 6, 2014
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Taking a break from layout and using the computer. It’s good to just play around again with painting and drawing.  A good time to get back to just holding a … Continue Reading


Some Time to Play

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  • July 6, 2014
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Finally some time to put the pieces together.  I love making each of the elements in a collage and then arranging them all for a final layout.  These little squares … Continue Reading


Weather Patterns

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  • May 8, 2014
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Happy that I got to do some art today!!  Here near Seattle, we have had some serious rain even by our standards.  It’s been a rainy, drizzly spring.  Today I … Continue Reading


Colorful Squares

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  • May 8, 2014
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I love the shape of a square.  Compact, symmetrical and concise.  No wonder so many of my final prints end up this way.


May Day

Yesterday my kids and I were greeted with a lovely sight.  There was a scattering of  tiny white flowers that went up our driveway and to our stairs.  On each … Continue Reading


Royal Blue

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  • May 5, 2014
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I’ve been working on some new imagery for some cedar plank plaques.  Sometimes we visit the Chateau Ste. Michelle winery just to see the beautiful peacocks that live on the … Continue Reading


Handmade Polymer Beads

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  • February 26, 2014
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I’ve been really inspired by all the beautiful handmade beads I’ve been seeing on the web lately.  Some of the bird beads are pricey to buy so I thought I’d … Continue Reading