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Last Event of 2021

New songbird paintings will be available on Saturday from 8 - noon at the Madison County Senior Center in Danielsville. Local craftsmen, artists, and small businesses will have handmade and local gift items at the Christmas Market. Stop by to support your local small businesses and purchase a unique gift or something special for yourself. … Continue reading Last Event of 2021

2021 Xmas Inventory

Check my social media posts through the rest of the year for special events and deals. I am currently running a #smallbusinesssaturday sale through Tuesday, November 30th. All items will be available in person on that date for the Mental Wellness Expo at Athens Technical College. The event will be hosted by Phi Theta Kappa … Continue reading 2021 Xmas Inventory

Mental Wellness Expo, November 30

Join me the Tuesday after Thanksgiving at Athens Technical College for a program to raise awareness of mental health needs and solutions in our community. New Coloring Page Designs I will have a table offering small paintings, handmade cards and jewelry, coloring pages, and journaling kits. Handmade Cards I will also be discussing the importance … Continue reading Mental Wellness Expo, November 30

My First Purchase Prize

Rising from the MudAssemblage 2021 I am humbled and grateful to announce that my self portrait, Rising from the Mud, was purchased by the Hudgens Center during the juried Members Show this weekend. This is an enormous honor. My work will join the permanent collection at the end of the Member’s Show and eventually go … Continue reading My First Purchase Prize

November 2021 Newsletter

Overview Thanks to my husband, years of saving and sacrifice, and wonderful friends in Italy, I took an amazing trip with my family at the beginning of October. I posted exclusive daily photo collections here during the trip so I could share all of the wonderful art I saw with my patrons.Here's the overview I … Continue reading November 2021 Newsletter

2021 Mural Competition at Strange Duck Brewing

Our local brewery held a mural painting competition this weekend in conjunction with an art festival to support local artists and craftsmen. I got the invite on Tuesday, so I had to scramble to make sure I had enough paints to participate. Thank goodness I never throw anything out or turn down donations from friends. … Continue reading 2021 Mural Competition at Strange Duck Brewing

Air Dry Clay Workshop with Lisa Matrundola

Paper Clay Rabbit, Basic Form Over the weekend I attended an air dry clay workshop with Lisa Matrundola. The class was extremely informative and eliminated a lot of the frustration I had with the materials when I tried to experiment with them myself a couple of years ago. Sculpture is not an intuitive process for … Continue reading Air Dry Clay Workshop with Lisa Matrundola