Hava Java is our local Phoenix coffee shop. I was thrilled to be a featured artist for their rotating exhibits & to interview their curator, Melissa Elias.
I’d gotten a large (4x6ft) canvas last summer that was literally collecting dust on my wall. I finally made the time to put a design on it! I started a new audiobook “Everything All at Once” by Bill Nye. This is what I listened to while drawing this design – so I thought it apt to title my painting that as well. Shout out to…
On June 6th, 2012: While ugly crying and trapped in a stairwell, I had quality time to think about why my Kickstarter Campaign failed. Lessons learned about crowd funding, myself, and the ones I love.
Representative Ilhan Omar in Minnesota House It was tough times between November and January in terms of political feeling. I was (and still am) energized and ready to take action when and where I could. If art was associated with that action – all the better. One of the opportunities I had was to donate artwork to the “Nasty Women – Phoenix Unite” Art Show.…
Here is a time lapse I painted for an 5 year anniversary gift for my husband. It’s a geometric landscape. I hope to do more of these! It’s painted on wood panel.
“Five Years Good”
6 x 24″ , Acrylic on Wood Panel
I knew the moment I saw the call for art by the Grand Art Haus (@grandarthaus) in downtown Phoenix for “Nasty Women: Phoenix Unite” show, I had a project on my hands. I decided to seek out some notable women of 2016. Women who were fighting social justice battles long before there was a big boogey clown crowned for power. Women who would give me hope. Women who would inspire me to do and be good. Of the many social justice warriors out there, these were the ones I chose.