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reusing picture frames

My Journal

I have been creating art from recycled materials for almost ten years.  I have taken many classes in watercolors, oils, acrylics and other mediums. Although I enjoyed them, I realized I got completely lost in making art when I was reusing materials.  I felt as if these objects found me and I loved looking at something that was being discarded and seeing what it "could be"  instead of what it "was".  I didn't realize then that I was embarking on a "green" journey that would gain incredible momentum.

So, how ... Read more →


mornings at my studio

My Journal

Here is how a perfect morning starts out at my studio; a cup of coffee, freshly picked flowers, and my paintbrushes waiting patiently for paint.

mornings at my studio

My studio is in a small cottage dating back to the early 1800's on 234 acres of preserved farmland.  Farmers work the fields outside my window and a thriving Read more →


ordinary to extraordinary

My Journal

My new website is up and running! It makes me soooo happy.  Eleanor Grosch of Just Eleanor was my web designer and I can’t say enough kind words about her.  I looked high and low for a designer with enough technical know–how to get the job done well, but I also wanted to work with someone who was an artist at the core.

In Eleanor, I found a kindred spirit. She is ta... Read more →