Live Painting at Rogers Gardens – Corona Del Mar, Ca – 2013

I had the opportunity to paint at Roger’s Gardens in CDM. Wow! This place is truly magical.  I’m surprised they don’t charge admission as it’s on par with some botanical gardens that I’ve been to.  It was a wonderful experience painting in the garden and such and...

Children’s Diabetes Foundation – Carousel of Hope Ball

I am very pleased to share that last weekend, I was invited to paint live at the celebrated Carousel of Hope Ball! The ball is held every two years in Beverly Hills and is making a huge difference raising funds and awareness towards the cure for Type 1 Diabetes and...

Collaborative Painting for Make-a-wish Ocie Gala!

These beautiful budding artists helped me create a collaborative painting for the Make-A-Wish Foundation annual gala in Orange County.  Both girls are past wish recipients and it was so heartwarming to hear their stories and meet with their families. We had so much...

Aaron Brothers – Color Challenge Art Contest!

Calling all adult artists...Check this out! I’m so excited to be one of the judges! http://www.aaronbrothers.com/art-contest-post-contest/ Update: The contest is now over.  I had so much fun making my final selections! I didn't realize how hard it was going to be...

Back in California! 2016

After a very brief time in Chicago, we are excited to be living in Southern California again!  We didn’t anticipate such a quick turnaround but due to some job changes we decided it was the best move for our family. The sunshine and palm trees were nice incentives,...

Home Renovation – 1969 Beach Bungalow Revived!

I wanted to share this project with you all so you can see why I’ve been painting a little less than usual - at least I’m still being creative! John and I recently moved to Orange County from Texas.  We vacationed at the Marriott Vacation Club in Newport Beach and it...

Graham, Welcome to the World!

MY GREATEST MASTERPIECE! WE LOVE YOU!!! January 2015 We are so pleased to announce the birth of our little miracle baby! All babies are miracles but we fought extra hard to create this little guy!  We started the process of IVF with such anticipation of this day. I...

Michael’s Craft Tour – La Women’s Expo 2013

Michael’s Craft Tour drove their gigantic 18-wheeler inside the LA Women’s Expo! I was so pleased to be invited to paint and demonstrate products for all of the guests! Attendees at the event were invited to come aboard into a mobile craft classroom to test out...