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From a photo to an Abstract Landscape

From a photo to an Abstract Landscape

I ride my bike behind the town of Fleischmanns, New York on the back roads.  Each season brings its own drama and color.  From photos from my iPhone, I go back to my art studio and create studies.   With my more successful drawings, I expand the idea to a larger oil...

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Abstract Expression of the Landscape

Abstract Expression of the Landscape

My sister in law and I go to Brandywine farm where Andrew Wyeth painted.  From the plein air paintings, I go back in the art studio to expand the ideas.  I am interested in abstract expression of the landscape.

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From a Drawing to an Oil Painting

From a Drawing to an Oil Painting

At the Arts Students League’s short poses class, I sit at the edge of the room.  This is where I can see both models at the same time. Drawing them together creates an unconscious dialog. The juxtaposing of the models in different poses brings its own expression....

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Moving Out of My Comfort Zone

Moving Out of My Comfort Zone

From a sketch working with live models I am painting to take the drawing to a different place. It is hard to attempt to move out of my comfort zone. I’m trying to be looser with the paint and the look of the entire page.

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Unconscious Stories – Bodies have their own language.

Unconscious Stories – Bodies have their own language.

This fall I have been going to the Art Students League to draw with live models in short poses.  They have two models so I have been drawing them both together.  As a dancer and choreographer, I was always fascinated about the unconscious stories created with bodies...

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Night Fall Series on Canvas

Night Fall Series on Canvas

Three themes have been inspiring a new series of artwork. The first theme is Longyear Gallery’s spring series about night. The second theme is my ongoing fascination about merry go round.   I am fascinated especially of the carved...

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Night Falls Series

Night Falls Series

Three themes have been inspiring a new series of artwork. My ongoing fascination about merry go round.   I am fascinated especially of the carved horses at the Central Park Merry Go Round.  These horses are running with terror on their faces.[gallery columns="4"...

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Shows this Fall

Shows this Fall

At Longyear Gallery  I am presenting two works.             at AMR Artists Galli-Curci 817 Main St., Margaretville, New York Sept 22 – Oct 9, Opening Reception Sept 23. 4 – 7pm

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Journeys over a Lifetime

Journeys over a Lifetime

My grandparents bought this land when I was born.  My grandfather built simple one room cabins for our family to come up to.  My grandfather inspired our childhood with treehouses, tepees, rafts for the creeks and costumes to dance around the campfire. I have been...

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