Pincushion Dolls

Old is new again. Bringing these bodices back to life in functional form as pincushion dolls. Finished the night before they were due,...

Personal narrative

I'm working on a series that is more personal to me. As I look toward turning 50 next year, I've been reflecting on my life a lot....

Figure Drawing

Teaching teens drawing reminded me of how much I love drawing so I finally got my ass to the figure drawing sessions offered at the art...

Domestic Objects Series

This series is gaining momentum. I've been researching the history of ceramics and finding deeper meaning. I've thought a lot about...

Our Children are listening

People say stupid shit, hurtful shit, and demeaning shit. Sometimes they know they're doing it and other times it's so normalized that...

Why teapots?

I'm working on teapots, taking classes from master potter, Leon Nichols to improve my craftsmanship because at the end of the day I still...

Salvaging that which is broken

It was laying there for months, in pieces. I used some epoxy to get it back together but the other side didn't quite match up. There was...

An Exercise in Futility

I 've been focusing on improving my craft which is directly tied to patience. I'm impatient by nature. I want to see a piece done. Once I...

But what about sculpture?

While all this painting has been going on, my sculpture mind has been fermenting. I mull over things. I sit. I wait. I'm following...

Painting scares me

I notice every painting starts with fear for me. My inner critic is pretty harsh when it comes to painting. I envision her looking like...

Painting again

Apparently you aren't supposed to pursue too many different mediums, it makes you look unfocused. Unless you are a "great artist"...

Airing Out the Dirty Laundry

The last two weeks I've been sewing my heart out on my piece for the Airing Out the Dirty Laundry show at Gallery C3. It's an amazing...

WIP: Trump's misogyny series

I thought I was going to wrap up this series soon but it nags at me. I read yet another article and feel compelled to...

Write up in Creative Loafing Charlotte

Today is a good day. I was mentioned in an article about the Resist show by OBRA Collective that opens Friday at C3 Lab in Southend. I...

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