Thursday, October 23, 2008


Here is my latest piece. I struggled to give it a name; it describes so much of what I've been feeling lately--very hard to put into words. After shuffling through a dozen unsatisfying contenders, and then spending some quality time with a thesaurus, I felt Rapture was fitting.

Just For Fun

I thought it would be fun to post a painting, titled Resolute, I did ELEVEN years ago. This is the second acrylic painting I've ever done. I did my very first one a couple years earlier in a high school art class. I'd never even heard of it at that point, and treated it like watercolor. Later one of my closest friends showed me the way. (o:

It's interesting to see how my work has changed--and how it's stayed the same.

Monday, October 20, 2008

Pink October Giveaway

My friend, Aimee, does a Pink October Giveaway each year on her website, Wish List Worthy. The purpose of Pink October is to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This week she is giving away a pastel drawing--by me! Click here to find out how it could be yours:

Saturday, October 4, 2008

My (First Ever!) Solo Exhibit

Last night was a success! It feels surreal to have finally realized this goal--it's something I'd been dreaming about for half of my life. But I am also glad it is over because I was probably more nervous than excited.

Muse Music has a really cool, funky atmosphere.
Little 'ol me. Don't I look happy?
The crowd. Thanks to everyone who supported me last night! My work will remain there until the end of October, so mosey on over!

PS See a charcoal drawing of mine at the Utah County Art Gallery.