while I wait for my paintings to dry in the evenings I have been beadweaving.

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first exhibition of 2020

I love being a part of the annual group exhibition at Gallery Route One in Point Reyes Station! This was my third year chosen to be a part of the show and many of my pieces are inspired by the landscapes surrounding this gallery. Thanks to Juror Amy Spencer for awarding both of my pieces awards of merit for the second year in a row! The show will be up until February 8th


winter project // portrait commission

a really fun commission piece and I love nothing more than creating lovely things for lovely people. happy holidays to all & may your dreams come true in the new year

yosemite national park

photo gallery // revisiting yosemite national park
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sequoia national park

photo gallery // revisiting sequoia national park

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kings canyon national park

photo gallery // revisiting kings canyon national park
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death valley national park

photo gallery // first trip to death valley national park

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joshua tree national park

photo gallery from backcountry camping and exploring joshua tree this spring

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spring update // wild times

Springtime transition this year was all about slowing down to integrate past, present and future before taking steps on a new path. After spending some sweet time with family, I went on a nostalgic road trip through hundreds of miles of california to wild places both very familiar and unknown.

mandala collage series

microcosms formed from worn natural history books, nature field guides, seed catalogs & used up seed packets from the garden
assembled with loving intention into a cohesive series of mandalas
combined with impetuous ink & salt wash
on cold-pressed paper or wood panel

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