Sneak Peek: Cat Pencil Portrait "Misha"

Enjoy a sneak peek at the latest work in progress…and some insight behind the chaotic artistic thought process. (Click on the image below to see all the detail) —————————————————– Want to order a pencil portrait for your home? Visit the Galleries! Or maybe you want something made just for you! No worries – Order a […]

For the Man with the Strongest Shoulders

Every child thinks their dad is the man with the strongest shoulders. In one fell swoop he can carry his kids like a sack of potatoes. He hefts giant bags of groceries without a care. And he can carry the weight of that “honey-do” list with (barely) a wince. Following so quickly on the heels of […]

TBT! Ode to a Maulstick (The rest of the story)

Some of you may have read my “Ode to a Maulstick” post back in 2012… It went something like this: “Without the proper tools, creating a work of art can be a frustrating challenge. One of the worst situations for me is when my left hand (I am a south paw), accidentally drags along the […]

Last Week to See the Brockport Artist Show!

Remember to swing by the Different Path Gallery this week and enjoy all the beautiful works of art in the BAG show! The artwork comes down May 30th! (For those of you planning ahead – this could be a GREAT way to get dad something truly original for Father’s Day!) You can even take a gander […]

When was the last time…?

When was the last time you were able to plan ahead for a fantastic artsy event? When was the last time you had amazing artsy deals delivered right to your inbox? When was the last time you were able to brag that you were “in the know” on arts news? Have you signed up for […]

Introducing a New Category! (Because Three Just Wasn't Enough….)

The online store Noses N’ Poses has a new design category! Introducing….Cats in Color! (Paw the icon below right meow!) Perrrrrfect for the cat lover, art aficionado, and playful home decorator!  Take a moment to peruse the new products and remember I will constantly be adding new items to this category! Every item in this store […]

Portrait Orders Booked Through June

My commission calendar is booked through June! If you would like a pencil portrait by late August – place your order today! Can’t wait? No worries! Order an original drawing from the gallery – just let me know which one you want and I will send it out to you! My current favorite (it changes daily) […]

A Quick and Easy Way to Get All the Artsy News

The other day I was catching up with a dear friend over the phone. We started with the typical “Oh my gosh I haven’t seen you on months! What have you been up to?” When it was my turn to answer, I talked about my recent solo show Wet Noses, Cute Poses. Then I exclaimed […]

Brockport Artist Guild Show – TOMORROW!

Come enjoy artist creations from the artists of the Brockport Artist guild, music, and wonderful food! Swing by to say hello and see some of my work:                         Want a unique drawing made just for you or a loved one? Order a portrait today!  Can’t wait […]

A Mother's Day Memory (and Easy Tips on How to Show Mom You Care)

When I was a little girl, Mother’s Day was that special day when I got to feel all grown up and do something exceptional for my mother. I didn’t have any money to get her an extraordinary present. (Really what child has more than a few coins stashed away?) But what I did have was my […]