The Music of Art

The Music of Art

A question often asked is “Do you listen to music when you paint?’. An artist once said “Paintings are like music, they are something to be felt.” I couldn’t agree more. A visual artist composes their work for the same purpose and effect as a musical composer does – to convey a truth, story and/or emotion for their audience.

Pastel Painting Award

Pastel Painting Award

Excited and honored to receive notice that my pastel painting “Flight of Fancy” won third place in the Contemporary Art Gallery Online Portrait/Figurative Art Competition. I am especially happy that the piece was recognized as a painting and not a drawing....