Movement into Painting

Movement into Painting

I started this painting in a different way – with movement. Music is going, big canvas, lots of room to move… With pencil in hand the marks were grand swirling gestures. Then I saw the faces. Abstract faces. I sketched them in and kept looking to see what...
Make Me a Prophetic Painting

Make Me a Prophetic Painting

So how does that happen? A commissioned prophetic painting? Here’s what I got from the client: babies, anchors and the color navy. I told this to an artist friend and she just blurted out a big laugh. HaHa! It’s all in the process of problem solving and...
Pearls Revisited

Pearls Revisited

I came across this commission piece. I never met the woman who commissioned this in person. She saw my art, mostly portraits, in a coffee shop in downtown Winston Salem. She called and sent photos and I painted. I also offered a frame option, which I often do. I was...
Freedom 58 Project

Freedom 58 Project

I was honored to participate in the Freedom 58 Project by painting this portrait of Avarielle who was a victim of the sex trade. Info from Freedom 58 Project Mission: Using art to give dignity to former slaves and victims of violent oppression and build awareness of...

Laughter Paintings Video

Here’s a YouTube link to a video of all 100 Laughter Project paintings. Yay! The Laughter Project is completed. I posted #100 on June 29th. Since then I put them altogether in a video with some fun music. I hope you enjoyed this as much as I did. I had hoped...
New Abstracts

New Abstracts

Hi there! I am adding several new abstracts to my portfolio. Check out the Abstract & Prophetic portfolio. The new ones are at the top. Here is one of the latest ones I painted during a worship time at my church. I named it “Involved in God’s...