2018 is truly a year of new beginnings. The dark days of winter have been spent plotting, planning and painting. I’m looking forward to getting my art out there for all to enjoy. And I hope to be seeing you soon. February Exhibits I am thrilled to announce that one of my oil paintings (‘After the …

What a way to end 2017 and begin the new year 2018! Thank you to Jim Sisley, owner of Tryst Gallery in Leesburg, for the gracious invitation to be featured artist for 6 weeks at Steel Magnolias Exhibit. In conjunction with Leesburg’s First Friday celebration the show’s opening reception on December 1st included an artist …

The 12th Annual Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour takes place in under 2 weeks! Saturday and Sunday, June 3rd and 4th. This major art event runs 10-5 both days. I am happy to be showcasing my collection of paintings for your viewing pleasure at Stop #23, Franklin Park Arts Center in Purcellville. Many of you have …

Winter/Spring Newsletter A Fresh Start For most of us the new year blows in with the cold realization that we have gained too much weight over the holidays. But I like to think of this energy shift in January‘s dark days as a clean sweep and the perfect opportunity to plot and plan my goals …

August is a great month for artsy activities. You’ve taken your family vacation. The camps are winding down. Kids are home for another month. It’s time for some local art activities.   Leanne Fink continues her workshop series, “A Toast to Your Inner Artist,” at Corcoran Brewing Company, 205 Hirst Road, Suite 105 in Purcellville. …

Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour

A total art immersion weekend! Next week at this time over 60 artists will put the final touches on their studios or guest exhibit spaces in anticipation of the 11th annual Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour. Saturday and Sunday, June 18th and 19th, from 10 to 5 artists across Loudoun County, Virginia open their doors …

Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour

My artists studio tour stop is #26, Franklin Park Arts Center in Purcellville.  Loudoun County is a destination for the arts! At WLAST (Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour) this year my studio is set up at Franklin Park. Please come out to visit me there. Let’s reconnect. I’ll show you what I’ve been working on …

Painting for Pleasure

The day has been so grey, damp and chilly that I decided to finish an oil painting I began a while ago. The rendering is loose. I had a great time playing with this bright color palette and thinking of Cezanne while I worked. It’ll be framed and up for sale at WLAST (Western Loudoun Artists …