Best in Show Win

Best in Show Win

Unbelievable news!! I read the email several times and even emailed them to confirm that my eyes weren’t deceiving me. My pastel painting “The Rose Tattoo” won Best of Show in the Richeson75 Figure/Portrait competition!!! My heart-felt thanks to...
Santo Wins Best in Show

Santo Wins Best in Show

Still in shock to find out my pastel painting “Santo” won Best in Show in the Pastels USA 2017 show. I am deeply grateful and humbled because I’ve seen the other gorgeous work in the show by exceptional artists. The Pastels USA Show runs Sept 10...
Richeson75 Small Works Award

Richeson75 Small Works Award

Totally shocked and honored to have won second place in the Richeson75  Small Works 2017 show for my pastel still life painting “Sea of Textures”. The image is 12″ x 12″.  It is so inspiring to receive recognition for my work!  Also, I’m...
IAPS Exhibition

IAPS Exhibition

I am over the moon!! Just got word that my pastel painting “The Writer” has been accepted into the IAPS 28th Juried Exhibition to be held at the Salmagundi Club in New York City. To have my work exhibited at such a prestigious salon like the Salmagundi Club is beyond my wildest dreams.

Painting Award

Painting Award

I was thrilled to find out that my oil painting “Study in Gray” was awarded Honorable Mention in the Contemporary Art Gallery’s All Paintings Women Competition for January. A group exhibition of all entrants will be held online at the Contemporary Art Gallery Online during the month of February 2016.

New Pastel Drawing

My new drawing “Awakening” is finished. The dramatic lighting was what really intrigued me. I tried to make it as realistic as I could. It makes me want to do more drawings like this, as I really like the contrast of white and grays against black paper....