Perspectives of the American Experience

A National Juried Exhibition of Women Artists Rockwell Museum, Corning, New York On View: January 19 – April 22, 2018 Closing Reception: Friday, April 20, 2018 “Gender bias still exists in the fine art world. Female artists are disproportionately underrepresented in museum collections, despite receiving critical recognition and focused scholarship. Juried shows like this help… Read More

Winding Roads Art Tour

Spring is upon us, and so is the Winding Roads Art Tour!  There are so many fabulous artist and artisans in these hills, and here is your chance to visit them in their studios and workshops.  Visit the tour website at to see the list of artists and the maps of studio locations.   This… Read More

Upcoming Painting Demonstration

    This coming weekend I will be in Red Wing Minnesota to judge the Red Wing Plein Air event hosted by the Red Wing Arts Association.  On Thursday at 1:00 I will be giving a plein air demonstration outside the Depot gallery. Stop by if you are in the area!

Cedarburg Plein Air

The Cedarburg Plein air event was this past two weeks.  What a wonderfully run event it always is!  150 artists, 500 paintings make for a fun time and a fabulous show.  Here is a sampling of my work from the week.

Plein Air MKE

I just returned from the Art in the City Plein air event on the museum mile in Milwaukee.  It’s a beautiful stretch along the Lakefront.  I spent most of my time the Lake Park exploring the woods and the streams in the ravines.  My little painting done in the ravine was awarded second place by… Read More

Snow Day!

It has been a few years since my kids were in school and many, many years since I was in school, but it still feel the excitement when schools are canceled because of the snow.  I decided to paint out in the barn yesterday because we were a bit snowed in, and it was coming… Read More

Upcoming Event

I will be one of eight artists participation in this event. Join us on Saturday, Feb 6th for an evening of ART! Enjoy watching and interacting with artists demonstrating drawing/ painting from a live model and immerse yourself in alla prima style portraiture through the exhibit. You don’t want to miss this!