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"When I start drawing an ordinary thing , I realize how extraordinary it is , sheer miracle." Frederick Frank

Thursday, June 30, 2011

In Memory

This is a painting I will always cherish . It is of Elizabeth who loved the Thurs . morning figure drawing group and gave us all so much encouragement. She sadly passed away this week . With love and gratitude.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011


Ms. Pinckney is always grateful.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Monday, June 20, 2011

Red Chair

I have painted this painting of Amelia several times over the past 10 years. Recently looking at some of Robert Henri's paintings I have introduced more vibrant colors.

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Light of Ladies.

Ink on Water Color paper. The Ladies of Hollywood preparing for Sunday service.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Lavender Can

Yes you guessed it... same can, same dead flowers , different colors .

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Gold Can

Another interpretation ..... works on paper

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Blue Can

Allison has challenged the Charleston Artist Collective to paint on paper . I chose ink on a stick and brush. water crayons and dead flowers in a blue can. Totally freeing.

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Gesture With Hat.

Inspired by Bob Burridge.. I tried painting with a stick from the yard. ( most liberating) and direct brush strokes . This is about 40x 48 much larger that my usual smaller studies.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

How Are You?

Great friends who start their visit with , " How Are You."

Monday, June 06, 2011

Moment of Peace.

Small painting with Ms. Margaret .gift to my sister Joya thanks

Saturday, June 04, 2011

Amazing Grace

I enjoyed painting this for a dear friend. From the toe in the water to her hands stretched to the sky it just says " summer joy " . sold

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Red Shoes.

I love when the Hat Ladies wear shoes to match their hats. sold