To my Father

So, I was going to write a beautiful poem or something for today. Today marks 3 years since we lost our dad. I was pregnant with my daughter, who shares his birthday, April 11th. I think it's very appropriate to include him on here, because it really is because of him that I got back … Continue reading To my Father


January Flower: Carnation WIP Update

I'm still plugging away at this flower. You can see I kinda jump around with the petals, filling in more reds, greens, purples and blues. It looks like I need to darken the background as well.It's really interesting to see how other colored pencil artists complete their works. Quite a few artists complete sections at … Continue reading January Flower: Carnation WIP Update

Art&Soul Reception

You are cordially invited to Art and Soul Studios Featuring the work of all member artists in a new show:Resolutions Opening Reception Friday, January 9 , 7:00-9:00pm ... 122 West Clay Street, Mebane, NC 27302 919 . 563 . 2300 http://www.artandsoulmebane.comSign up for winter classes in color theory, painting, pottery, metal tooling, jewelry and children's … Continue reading Art&Soul Reception

Carnation Flower: Update

Another update - I'm adding the red (crimson red) to the flower now. I'll have to go back and forth with the colors to keep the values where I want them. After looking at the grey value on this, I want to push the darks more. (That's something I tend to be timid about. I … Continue reading Carnation Flower: Update