Sticks & Stones


“Have you seen an agate with high gloss polish exposing every vein of natures pigment bringing it to life with every angle? How about a slice of thunder egg with agatized history and crystalized time painting a story of generations in the earth?”


Here’s a Sneak Peek…

I have been working on a tutorial post on how to paint magnolias in oils. I decided to share with you a preview of what’s on the way… An early stage of Magnolias in oil

Another fun Art Walk

It was another exciting evening at the Downtown Springfield Second Friday Art Walk at my twin sister’s shop. Her creative life lies in the tattoo field. Her shop, Memento Ink, is a productive tattoo parlor, hair and nail salon, piercing shop and art gallery. I am completely content hanging out with the artists and creatives […]

How to Create the Perfect Studio Space

There are many ways to build the perfect space for your creativity. You can be as outrageous and expensive or low-key and free as you want to be. Now, I would absolutely love to have a window filled loft in a beautiful historical building where I could people watch from multiple stories above the streets […]