Art

Art gallery with works for sale, where to find my art as prints or on products and all about commissions.

Classes

Classes that I have created and published on Skillshare.

Lifestyle

Living the Florida life! Photos and videos of nature, the beach, gorgeous sunsets and, of course…gators!

Progress on my 5 Before 50 Goals as of May 24.

Read about my goals it here.

Yikes! I need to get busy on the writing and scrapbooks! I’m actually not doing as bad as it looks on the books. The Bible is one of my 5 so I’m reading it a bit each day. I’m also reading the second book on my list at the same time.

From the Blog

The Process of Art – Watercolor

Watercolor paintings take the least amount of prep work before the actual painting. One of the main aspects is the...
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The Process of Art – Ideas

Artists work in a lot of different methods or processes. Some are exact and meticulous, planning every step of the...
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5 Before 50

Belleair Coffee Company & Roastery, Belleair Bluffs I had an early appointment for a lab draw this cold Valentine morning....
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Family, Food and Fighting

With a title like that you know I’m talking about Thanksgiving.  I have a big Southern family. My amazing grandmother...
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Why not now?

Bucket Lists...do you have one? I think everyone has some sort of vague idea of things they’d like to do...
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Not Lacking, Just Impatient

The Coffee Mill, Largo, FL This little gem is tucked away off the main roads at the edge of Largo....
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48 not 38

Sharing the crumbs of my muffin with a house sparrow. Indian Shores Coffee, Indian Shores, Florida This is my first...
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Update During the Shutdown

Front Porch, Largo, FL When I wrote my first  Coffee House Conversation almost 2 months ago, I envisioned visiting a...
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Taking Advantage of a Quick Stop

Coffee and baklava at Astoria Pastry Shop in Belleair Bluff, Florida Astoria Pastry Shop, Belleair Bluffs, FL I decided I...
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I’m a Writer

Barnie's Coffee & Tea Co., Winter Park, FL This was always the image I had in my head when I...
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5 Ways Show Your Love With Art

February is the month of love or the month of proving you love someone by spending a ton of money...
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Even Artists Have to do Inventory

One of my goals this year is to complete a total inventory of my artwork. That may sound easy to...
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Planning for 2018

This was part of my overall goals and priorities for 2018 (read the whole list here). I usually have some...
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2017 Annual Report

It's that time of year to look over my business goals and accomplishment for the past year. I started off...
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The Good, the Bad, the Hopeful

As many of you saw last week, I was accepted into Arts in the Village Gallery.  This gallery is run...
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Breaking Some Rules

The big reveal! No, it’s not a baby thing, it’s a website thing. I decided a month ago my website...
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Feeling Empty…and it’s Wonderful!

I’m writing this post sitting outside on a deck at Atlantic Beach, North Carolina. I have a cup of coffee...
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The Seesaw: Attempting to Balance Life

Ah…that elusive word…Balance. The Holy Grail of our modern existence. We have to do so much, we want to do so much, we need to do...
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What I Make My Art With

When you are looking at art in a gallery or on a website, the ‘medium’ is generally a part of...
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Why I Chose Skillshare for my First Online Class

As I’m sure any follower of my Social Media accounts is aware…I completed creating my first online class. It was a difficult process for...
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