I am thrilled and flattered to be a part of the list “10 Emerging Contemporary Artists from San Jose to Know” by the website Culture Trip. San Jose is often praised for its contributions to technology, but it’s also home to a plethora of creative types. The city’s flourishing artist community draws in talents from […]
I wanted to write about my recent artist residency while still fresh in my mind. Parts of it are already starting to lose their shine and fade away as I slip back into the routine of daily life. I spent 8 days at the Ayatana Research Residency in Chelsea Quebec. The theme of the residency […]
stARTup Art Fair in San Francisco was a big success! Over the course of the 3-day event, my exhibition partner, Christine Rasmussen and I talked to almost 1,000 people, gave out hundreds of cards and sold several of our paintings. Check out the video and event photo slideshow below to get an idea of our exhibition and the before-and-after. […]
Do you have little ones! I will be at the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose on Sunday May 21st from 11-4pm for a meet the artist event. I will be teaching children 4 and up about encaustic, using earth friendly materials and how to make artwork that looks like mine. Drop in anytime, it’s […]
Last year I participated in a really great art & science residency in Quebec. Ayatana Artists’ Research Program is a Canadian, artist run, residency dedicated to encouraging visiting artists to engage in hands on research and adventure.
I was recently featured on Ugallery.com, they wrote a really wonderful article about me and my artwork. Here is an excerpt.
It was not what the papers said, but rather, it was the papers’ existence that made them so unusual.
I’m thrilled to have been selected by a prestigious panel of art professionals for the stARTup Art Fair in San Francisco, April 28-30. It is a huge honor to be chosen out of a record number of applicants this year. This 3-day event is a rare opportunity for independent artists to exhibit in an Art Fair setting. I will be exhibiting with my friend and colleague Christine Rasmussen.
A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend the San Francisco General Hospital Foundation Heroes and Hearts luncheon at AT&T Park. It’s always such a wonderful event for a great cause. I was there because I was one of the heart artists. I created a large heart titled Tree of Life that was purchased […]
I am happy to share that I was invited to join UGallery, an online art gallery of curated original artwork from the world’s most talented emerging artists. I was recently featured on their blog introducing their new artists. You can check out that article here Ugallery’s founder Alex Farkas shares “UGallery is shaking up the art industry. […]
I love trees, always have. I still remember some of my favorite trees when I was growing up. One was a gigantic Eucalyptus tree. It had an old owl living in it and I was always afraid it was going to fall on our house during bad storms. You could hear the branches rubbing together, […]