Sometimes I hear people talk about art and creativity as if it is something they need to put aside until everything in their life is perfect and they "have time." (Spoiler, no one ever has time! Or to put it more bluntly, we are all ridiculously busy.) But even with this, painting and art and all ... Read More about Why Should You Paint?
NEW: I'm in the JUNE issue of House & Garden. (They are doing a summer thing and I'm in for May, June, and July.) So the June issue is out now! My painting "Bohemian Girl" is featured in the "Art Edit" section, along with a nice bio and blurb about me below it. 🌸🎨🌼 ... Read More about In the June 2022 issue of House and Garden
I'm thrilled to announce that two of my recent paintings will make their debut at the Rahr West Art Museum in Manitowoc for the "Road Trip" exhibit put on by the League of Milwaukee Artists. This is a juried exhibit featuring works about travel and roads and journeys. Join us for the opening, ... Read More about Road Tripping
I'm so thrilled to announce that two of my paintings, "Bohemian Girl" and "The Wonderful Works of God," are finalists in the Gallery Ring's "Alive" show. "Bohemian Girl" is no longer available, but "The Wonderful Works of God," (which is a favorite of mine that I actually have hanging in my house ... Read More about Finalist in the Gallery Ring Alive Exhibit
Thank you thank you thank you! My Kickstarter is over now and was fully funded. So Cupcake Commotion moves forward! 🧁 I am in the process of getting out the goods to everyone who supported this game. If you'd like to get a copy, head here. ... Read More about Announcing Cupcake Commotion!
Let us do our best to lift each other up in this very broken world. Our words and actions matter. This painting is called "The Dearest Spot on Earth," which is always the place where love can be found. ... Read More about Lift Each Other Up
Great news! The Kickstarter project for Cupcake Commotion has just been funded! I'm so grateful and beyond thrilled. Funding means I can get the game out to you on a larger scale. I can't wait. As of this writing, you still have six more days to support this project. So if you're interested ... Read More about Kickstarter Funded
Some of you have asked how I got the idea for my game Cupcake Commotion. I'm taking about that in this video. Hope you'll join in to support this project, which is currently on Kickstarter. (There are only 14 days left! 😮🧁🙏) ... Read More about How I Came Up With Cupcake Commotion
I'm over halfway funded on my Kickstarter with 18 days to go! I'm looking for funding to GET THE GAME OUT TO YOU. So grateful for everyone who is supporting this project. Please give it a visit and spread the word. Thank you. ... Read More about Almost There
Last week was Children's Book Week, which is the perfect time to tell you that I just finished a kid's book which will be released soon. It's based on a (true) family story! Years ago my grandmother (who prided herself on keeping a clean house) woke up to mouse turds on her pillow, which meant ... Read More about A Family Story Turned Into a Kid’s Book