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Portrait Sneak Peek

Here’s a quick sneak peek at the current drawing commission! This pencil portrait is a bit larger than my usual order and in color…and it’s a rush order…..and I am LOVING it! Remember I am booked through August! If you would like to place an order for delivery by September, please Contact Me or fill […]

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day!

“Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.” – Actor and comedian Bill Cosby Happy Father’s Day!        

Now Offering: Portrait Lockets!

Now Offering: Portrait Lockets!

(simulated image) Now you can carry a fine art portrait wherever you go! Whenever you commission a portrait, you may order a replica imprinted into a silver locket! Perfect for weddings, birthdays, holidays, engagements, baby showers, any special occasion, or a personal keepsake! Sterling Silver Oval Locket 1/2″ x 5/8″ , $84.99 (with 1 image) […]

Caution: Portrait Artist Working

Caution: Portrait Artist Working

Working on some pretty awesome new things to offer you pencil art lovers, portrait patrons, and…jewelry fanatics? please stand by…….

New Portrait Artist Statement

New Portrait Artist Statement

If you haven’t seen it  yet, check out my new artist statement! You can review some of my artistic background HERE Artist Statement: Studying the old art masters started it. From the beginning the idea of transforming a blank piece of paper into a memento of an individual person or creature has struck me as […]

A Portrait for Every Child

Every child is a individual work of  art. And they should all have a portrait just as unique as they are. That’s why I love this news story about a group of students who created portraits of orphans in Ghana. This is part of the The Memory Project, where students draw or paint portraits for orphans […]

Portrait Orders Booked Through July (and now August)

Portrait Orders Booked Through July (and now August)

This is turning into a busy summer with portrait orders! If you would like a portrait by September – place your order TODAY! “For most artists, making good art depends upon making lots of art.” David Bayles If you would like to read some reviews by past customers, click HERE Have questions? Send me a message! […]

Pencil Portrait – "In Remembrance"

Pencil Portrait – "In Remembrance"

This is a heartfelt portrait. A very thoughtful customer wanted a birthday present for her boyfriend, whose father passed away when he was on leave from the military. She only had one picture of the father. But this was a stealth operation and she had to get this picture off his phone when he wasn’t […]

Should I Start Offering Portrait Prints?

Should I Start Offering Portrait Prints?

What if you could have an image that has all the detail as the original, wont fade away, and can be used for home/office decoration, presents for loved ones, or to celebrate art without breaking your budget? That’s right, I am considering selling prints of some of my work! The question is: What do you […]

Sneak Peek

Busy busy busy – here’s a quick peek at the latest drawing! “Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime and too sleepy to worry at night.” –Author Unknown