in process detail from The Green Peahen piece
in process detail from The Green Peahen piece

this image shows individual "feathers" from the Green peahen piece (working title)  - they are pianted with gouache and ink and then embroidered with gold metallic and colored embroidery floss on layers of tissue paper. 

process of embroidering on tissue paper
process of embroidering on tissue paper

this shot shows a little of my process of embroidering on tissue paper before being applied to my "Apiary" piece. 

"Malden Hill Apiary"
"Malden Hill Apiary"

this piece is still in process and part of my emerging "Beasts" series; a series of portraits of our endangered co-journeyers 

over-all dimensions: 24" x 24" x 2" 

Acrylic, gouache, ink, embroidery on tissue paper on wood panel

"New Haven"
"New Haven"

12" x 12" x 2"

Acrylic, watercolor, gouache, ink, colored pencil, embroidery on tissue paper on wood panel

This piece is part of my emerging "Beasts" series: portraits of our endangered co-journeyers. This piece is named for one of the most successful  sanctuaries for honey bees. It features my unique technique of embroidering on tissue paper. 

detail of embroidery on Humpback Whale piece
detail of embroidery on Humpback Whale piece

I have developed a unique technique of embroidering on layers of tissue paper and incorporating into my mixed media work. This technique is highlighted in my emerging "Beasts" series.

Fair Winds
Fair Winds

My assignment submission for Make Art That Sells bootcamp/June. The theme was nautical wall art. 

acrylic, gouache, ink and graphite on wood board. Text added in Photoshop. 

"Thank you for giving me my wings" (detail)
"Thank you for giving me my wings" (detail)

this is a detail from a recent commission 

original is: 16" x 16" x2"

Acrylic, gouache, watercolor, ink, graphite, colored pencil and tissue paper on wood panel

2014

"Corrine didn't know she was a saint" (in process)
"Corrine didn't know she was a saint" (in process)

part of my emerging portrait and character development illustrations

10" x 10" x 1 1/2"

Acrylic, gouache, ink and graphite on wood panel

2014

(detail) "Grateful"
(detail) "Grateful"

a commissioned piece

this is a detail of a 36" x 36" x 2" piece

Acrylic, watercolor, oil stick, ink, gouache and tissue paper on wood panel

2014

my entry in the Global Talent Search
my entry in the Global Talent Search

"Little Terrarium" 

Original mixed media painting, gouache illustration and manipulations in Adobe Photoshop. 

The Global Talent Search was conducted by Lilla Rogers and co. in the summer/spring of 2014. 

Watercolor illustration
Watercolor illustration

a recent watercolor illustration for a greeting card 

Henry.jpg
playing card illustration.jpeg