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Sewing Time

It took me a while to get this one done, but here it is.  I couldn’t have done it without the help of a friend of mine who gave me some pretty great tips that improved the painting quite a …

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Two New Paintings

I have two new paintings on view at the COAL Gallery.  The Conquistador won Honorable Mention!  The reception is tomorrow, March 5, from 3-5 pm.  I plan on being there.  I hope you can join me.

COAL Gallery

300 Carlsbad

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The Benefits of Committing to a Daily Practice

Having a daily sadhana, or yoga practice, has changed my life.  Before I began doing the basic spinal energy series, I lacked the confidence to look for a job because of fear that had been crippling me since quitting my …

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A Fairy Garden

Lately I’ve been intrigued by the idea of fairies and thought it would be fun to create my own little fairy garden.  It’s simple to create your own fairy garden.  There’s no need to purchase expensive materials at a store.  …

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Listen to Your Body

This fall has been a challenging one for me.  For months now I have been dealing with a variety of health issues.  First it began with digestive problems.  It was a slow decline, but after the first yoga teacher training, …

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Meet Tiamo, which means “I love you” in Italian.  I created this painting for the fundraiser for SPOT, Saving Pets One at a Time.  I especially like the warmth in his eyes.  When the painting was given to Tiamo’s …

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SPOT (Saving Pets One at a Time) Fundraiser

Witch Creek Winery Grand Opening
SPOT Fundraiser
Come join me on October 16th for a HOWL-O-WEEN K9 Costume Contest!  There will be prizes, wine, and live music!  Tickets cost $20 and may be purchased at Witch Creek Winery.  Call …

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Powerful Beauty



I created this beauty in an animal drawing class I took.  I grew quite attached to it and I’m realizing that I need to learn how to let go of my creations.  Well, I did get help from the …

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COAL Gallery Reception


I recently joined the art league COAL Gallery located in downtown Carlsbad.  This was a big step for me.  I picked up an application to join at least 3-4 times before I filled out the application and submitted it.  My

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