Why I Do What I Do

  I don’t always know immediately why I am drawn to something. Nature is beautiful. Life is beautiful. I like to try to capture this to remind us of the inherent beauty in life and in ourselves as human beings, no matter how small that beauty may be. When I start a new piece and … More Why I Do What I Do

3 New Series!

Dear Friends, I am so thrilled to bring you 3 new watercolor series this week – Skies and Clouds, Sunshiny Flowers and Extravagant Hues!  Each piece is no more that 2″x3″. I have been moving in the direction of miniature work for sometime but did not really realize it until recently. When I view any … More 3 New Series!

Tiny and Texture

What kind of things make you stop and take a moment? For me, it is something that looks like it could have an interesting texture or something very small that I need to take a closer look at to see all the details. I believe that texture is one of the things that draws me … More Tiny and Texture

Setting the type

My first letterpress project is a business card.  I set the type in the composing stick using 12pt. and 18 pt. Baskerville font.  This took me a lot longer than expected because as I was setting the email address, I realized that my set of typeface did not have the @ symbol.  I did some research … More Setting the type