“Have I Told You Lately” Wall Hanging

I really couldn't help thinking, as I sat down before the blank canvas, "Well I may have to start over, but I'll try it anyway." I mean, I've been making art for about 20 years. And I tell you, I thought, "I wonder if Van Gogh thought that about his work." If he had that … Continue reading “Have I Told You Lately” Wall Hanging

Medieval Themed Graduation Gift

Couple Brad and Ana came to me with dreams, a sweet sketch of an art piece, and an 8" x 10" picture frame for their son who is graduating with a Master's of Art in Administration from Grand Canyon University. They brought a photo of him to me with the inspiration for this project: a suit of … Continue reading Medieval Themed Graduation Gift

Santa Letters 2015

When I describe what a "Santa Letter" is to people -- a return letter from Santa to the beloved child or children in their lives -- the trickster inside me is scheming a way to surprise the children with facts Santa knows about them. I imagine the looks of surprise on their faces when they … Continue reading Santa Letters 2015