No Fear 2017

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Into being 20×16 Encaustic
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Forever 12×12 Encaustic
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Surrender 20x16x2.5 Encaustic
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Fay 16×16 Acrylic collage
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A Little Love 12×12 Encaustic

 

Many goals were set at the start of the year and in reaching for the stars my practice has attained new heights of which I had yet only dreamed. With no fear of failure (yet experiencing it very often!) I put my work out into the world and have seen the return with acceptance into 2 juried encaustic shows (Thank you Conrad Wilde Gallery & IEA!), inclusion in 3 group shows, sales and commissions all the way from Dubai, London and France to locally here in Los Angeles.  These small wins make the countless losses all worth while. For any who have a dream, cast your net wide and high and you WILL catch something good. Let’s see what the rest of 2017 has to offer!

Santa Monica Group Show

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Happy to announce my ladies are part of a fun filled holiday show at Beyond the Lines Gallery at Bergamont Station in Santa Monica. It’s my second show at this new, amazing, inspiring gallery and I am beyond thrilled to share it with all of you!  Show is up until Dec 29th  so if you are local and need some unique holiday gifts please stop on by!!

New Series “Quiet Places”

Steadily living my dreams in the studio these days. A quiet series of landscapes seen through the ethereal lenses we call The Veil… dreamy, atmospheric, and open to anything. Made possible by the magic of bees wax.

A Little Party …

How To Say
Acrylic on Canvas 22x28 (Canada)
Waiting To Dance
Acrylic 12x12 Private collection NC
How To Love
Acrylic Rice Paper (Florida)
Fortune’s Girl
Acrylic & Rice paper 12x16x1.5 (FL)
Waiting
Acrylic & Rice paper 12x16x1.5 (Australia)
After the Rain
Acrylic on Canvas 12x16x1.5 (VA)
Always
Acrylic & Rice paper 16x 20
My Blue TuTu
Acrylic on Canvas 18x24x1.5 (Canada)

…with some friends in the studio. So many have found new homes this year and I am truly grateful …