October Newsletter

It's autumn, y'all! My favorite time of year. As you are reading this, I will be in Italy for a family trip that was postponed last year, due to covid. We will be visiting friends who live in Rome, spending a day each in Venice and Florence, and the remainder of our trip walking the … Continue reading October Newsletter

August 2021 Patreon Subscriptions

Handmade greeting and post cards shipped out to my Patreon subscribers in Georgia and Kentucky this morning. August is a landmark month for me in my subscription history because I was able to complete my orders and ship them out before the first of the month.With all of the submission deadlines and new opportunities popping … Continue reading August 2021 Patreon Subscriptions

July Newsletter

At the beginning of June, I sent out the first three mailings of handmade greeting cards and postcards to my Patreon subscribers and local patrons of my art. I have felt a little overwhelmed getting started with a monthly subscription obligation, but I have managed to have my cards in the mail the first week this month as well as in June.

Handmade Cards and Postcards

Over the last couple of months I have been designing mixed media cards for my Patreon subscribers. Most of my tiers include a handmade mixed media greeting card each month. Upper tiers also receive a postcard. My art box subscribers will receive additional packs of cards in their annual packages. Each month I will design … Continue reading Handmade Cards and Postcards

Being an Idea Person is Difficult…

It requires an extreme amount of focus to successfully conceptualize and schedule the creation of a cohesive body of work. I am only just getting a handle on my #wildwomanportrait universe after three years of hard work, photo shoots, conversations, concept development, and character illustrations. Obsession with ideas vs creativity and productivity My solution has … Continue reading Being an Idea Person is Difficult…

#wildwomaninstallation Concept

Part of the Exhibition Proposal I submitted to the Lyndon House a couple of weeks ago included a new concept for installations or groupings of ancillary art around the main #wildwomanportraits. The smaller works would be complimentary to the main portrait or include imagery from the portrait composition, including shrines focusing on the central female … Continue reading #wildwomaninstallation Concept

May Newsletter 2021

Happy first of May everyone! Partial Installation for Athena Concept Shown here: Study for Athena and Owl Shrine April has been a very productive month for me in the studio. I have several new projects underway, sent submissions in for an exhibition at The Lyndon House in Athens and to write for Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, … Continue reading May Newsletter 2021