Art Show Collaboration… with a 10 year old

In October of 2013, I participated in an art exhibit titled "Relationships and Collaborations" held at Viewpoints Gallery Maui. Invited artists were … [Read more...]

Olinda pine forest, Maui

This is an acrylic painting of the Olinda Pine Forest on a rainy, foggy Maui day. Because the soil was saturated, the reddish clay color was more … [Read more...]

Star of the Sea, Guide Us Home

It's been awhile since I created a piece that stirred my soul so deeply. It was a submission to an exhibit at Viewpoints Gallery on Maui called … [Read more...]

Ke Ola Magazine Featured Artist

I'm happy to be the featured artist in one of my favorite island magazines, Ke Ola (The Life)! Although this wonderful publication has been on the Big … [Read more...]

Mixed Media Portrait for Grade 5

As a teaching artist for the state of Hawaii, I create arts integrated unit plans for elementary and middle school students. In designing lessons for … [Read more...]

A glimpse into my art process / Watercolor Collage

This sequence shows the basic steps I go through to create a watercolor collage, starting with the sketch and ending with the final result. This 22" x … [Read more...]

Threshold

I'm intrigued by unusual doorways and windows, and like to explore them in my work. Sometimes I'm inspired by doorways I've seen; sometimes they … [Read more...]

Watercolor Collages

These are some of my watercolor collages, a style I originally developed using pieces of a watercolor painting that didn't quite work out, but had … [Read more...]