For the length of my career as an art educator, I’ve stood firm on the belief in art therapy as a tool to manage life. I’ve watched it help students and loved ones for years. Now, I need to improve my own practices. I’m preparing for my upcoming show at the same time of dealing […]Read more "Art Therapy is Real"
It’s a pleasure to share the importance of art journalling with my son, Gavin. I hope this is the beginning of a strong practice.Read more "Sharing Art Journalling with Gavin"
Today was a productive day in the studio. I have 4 new paintings at various stages of completion. My work is shifting a little to focus on our spiritual connections to the people we love and to ourselves.Read more "New Series"
This one is a direct response to family separations occurring at the border. It’s a diptych of two 60 x 60 canvases which is a little over half complete. My current series of work furthers the investigation of how emotional responses filter into identity and concepts of self. These are some works in progress. […]Read more "July 2018"
New work is coming Fall 2018 in preparation for my upcoming show at the Quinlan Art Center in Gainesville, GA.Read more "New Work"
My process involves working out compositions and colors in handmade sketchbooks and practicing forms of meditation such as Visio Divina.Read more "process"