Portrait Painting Workshop

This last weekend I had the great pleasure of participating in Virgil Elliott’s portrait painting workshop in his art studio. It was a great opportunity to study with an artist who has been described as a “living master”.  Luckily, he lives in Penngrove, California,...

The Contribution of Artists

I have been very fortunate in my art career to have brought a lot of happiness to people. In fact, I would say that is the most rewarding part of my work; knowing that my art has a very personal meaning to someone and can stir people’s hearts. Read some testimonials...

Going to Mars To Find Success as a Female Artist

In today’s modern society, women are far more open and assertive than in any other century. Yet, female artists still run into stereotypes or notions that only male artists are the true “geniuses” or worthy of note.  There have been many celebrated female artists over...

Amazing Sand Drawing Video

I thought you might enjoy this video I came across. This is more of performance art, but unlike anything i’ve seen before. I don’t know of any artists that use sand as a medium, aside from Bhuddist monks who create mandalas. Kseniya Simonova is a Ukrainian...