Last week my sister Carol who lives in Reading, Pa. posted pictures of some jelly and simple syrup she had made from violets she had foraged. I was intrigued by the idea of making the jelly so I asked her for the recipe. Although we are a few weeks behind PA in the season I knew we would soon have a lot of violets in … Continue reading Violets and the beginning of an artistic journey into natural color.
We are really lucky to have The Clark, a gem of a museum, nestled up here in Williamstown, MA and not so far from my home. It’s never to crowded and I can spend time viewing some wonderful art that always inspires me no matter how many times I see them. Here are a few: Continue reading A Winter visit to The Clark
If you are going to be in the area please stop by and say hello. Saturday, October 12 thru Monday, October 14, 2019 Click the image above to find out more or here’s an article form the Post Star about the show. https://poststar.com/news/local/artists-team-up-for-th-annual-event-to-save-local/article_acdaca4c-b672-5ab3-836e-2b4d391bcd38.html Continue reading ASA Landscapes for Landsake
I am pleased that I will be featured along with 3 other artists in an exhibition at LARAC gallery starting July 5 through August 7, 2019. The reception for the artists will be held Friday, July 5 from 5 – 7 pm. I hope to see you there. Continue reading Please join me July 5, 2019 5 -7pm
These are mostly pieces that I held onto because they “Sparked Joy” ©Marie Kondo. Now I hope to spark joy in somebody else’s life. Continue reading Spark Joy Sale
I live with a very talented Chef and in our years together I have learned that cooking to him is as much of a creative process as painting is to me. Chef Dan Spitz has been feeding me glorious food for over a decade. These are some photos of what he has treated me to in 2018. Yes, you can be jealous. Continue reading Food Glorious Food
It never fails, the soft sounds and lightness of being at the beach have an incredible way of softening me inside so that all the restlessness, crazy-head thoughts, and anxiousness slip away. I turn into a cooked noodle sliding around for a few days in a complete fog wanting to sleep and eat and sleep again. Then I awake and start looking for the … Continue reading The Beach