I began my working life in my early 20s as a graphic designer, but quickly and unexpectedly found myself with a paintbrush in my hand. After returning home from a life-changing, yearlong mission trip in 2010, I became a full-time artist. For the last decade I have been working to touch people through my artwork and bring hope, joy and beauty to peoples’ homes and lives.
I create mixed media pieces of artwork depicting dreamlike, nostalgic and natural scenes using a combination of collage, pattern, texture and layers of acrylic paint. My subjects vary a great deal from people walking in the rain, street/location scenes to animals and nature. But the thread of similarity throughout my pieces are the collaging of pages from old books, sheet music and other found papers into my artwork. A few years back, I felt using words and phrases in my work could help me tell the meaning behind each work of art. It could also help me tell my story, help others see their own story in my work and it could be a daily whisper of encouragement and hope to anyone who sees my pieces.
I am married with two young children so I create new original pieces when I can, and have many canvas and paper print options of sold works as well.
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Galleries Showcasing My Work
Art Mob Gallery
124 4th Avenue East
Hendersonville, NC 28792
SEE MY WORK IN PERSON
Art show schedule
Join me at Art Mob Gallery
This Friday December 2nd 5-7pm
For an artist reception.
Galleries showcasing my work
Art Mob Gallery and Boutique
The Little Red Fox Shop
109 Laurens St NW, Aiken, SC 29801
***Deadlines for Christmas Arrival***
December 1* - limited edition Giclée's on Canvas and all Paper prints larger than 15"x20"
*(the only exception to this is if I have something in stock and ready-to-ship, please email me to ask if you missed the deadline, I may have the item in stock)
December 12 - Prints on paper 15"x20" and smaller and original paintings.
December 15 - Gift Cards* (Digital Download)
December 15th- January 5th
I will be out of the studio. All orders placed during this time will be processed and filled when I return in January.