Modern Day Stained Glass

11 x 14 inch canvas with a 1 3/8 inch white wooden frame. It is a mixed media piece consisting of textured gesso, acrylic paint and recycled glass. Completed November 16, 2012. This painting is an experimental piece using broken glass which would normally be thrown away. Each glass is hand painted with different brush [...]

For Laura

14 x 11 inch canvas with a 3 inch black and white custom painted frame. It is a gesso and acrylic mixed media piece with handmade magazine origami hearts and gold leafing. Completed October 2012. This is another completed piece in the Paper Hearts collection. It was painted specially for my sister's 20th birthday present. She has [...]

Bubbles

36 x 12 inch stretched canvas with a 3/4 inch thick wooden frame that the canvas stretches over. It is a mixed media piece consisting of 3D fabric sculpture, gesso, and acrylic paint. Completed November 2, 2012. Bubbles is another addition to the study of fabric collection. It is made up of fabric sculpted "bubbles" [...]

Knot

20 x 24 inch canvas with a 1.25 inch white wooden frame. It is a mixed media piece consisting of 3D fabric sculpture, gesso, and acrylic paint. Completed September 28, 2012. This is another addition to the Study of Fabric collection. It shows the shapes and shadows created from tying a knot in a piece [...]

Lace Experiment

11 x 14 inch canvas with a 3 inch black and brown ornate frame. It is a mixed media piece consisting of gesso, gold leafing, and lace fabric. Completed September 27, 2012. This painting is originally an experiment painting lace fabric and gold leafing. As the painting evolved, it took a beautiful organic vine structure [...]

Untitled

16 x 20 inch canvas with a 1/2 inch floating frame. It is a gesso and acrylic mixed media piece with handmade magazine origami hearts. Completed in July 2012. This is another installation in the Paper Hearts collection. It was painted specifically for one of my friends on their wedding day. The colors were chosen [...]

For My Daddy

48 x 24 inch stretched canvas with a 1 1/2 inch thick wooden frame that the canvas stretches over. It is a mixed media piece consisting of 3D fabric sculpture, gesso, and acrylic paint. Completed August 2, 2012. This is a very special addition to the Study of Fabric collection. The idea behind it came [...]

Breeze Of Galaxy

40 x 30 inch stretched canvas with a 3/4 inch thick wooden frame that the canvas stretches over. It is a gesso and acrylic mixed media piece with handmade magazine origami hearts. Completed April 2012 This is the third in the Paper Hearts series of paintings. The paper hearts provide the base for the painting [...]

Untitled

20 x 24 inch canvas with a 2 inch white wooden frame. It is a gesso and acrylic mixed media piece with handmade magazine origami hearts. Completed March 2012. This is the second in the Paper Hearts series of paintings inspired by my sister. This particular painting utilizes brighter colors and more of a contained [...]

Sunset

22 x 29 inch Watercolor, pen and ink mixed media painting on watercolor paper. Completed June 2012. This is the third installment in the abstract Watercolor series. Like the first two, it represents the interaction between Nature and Mankind. This piece has an abstract version of a sunset in the background with the bright yellows [...]