Melancholy – Ever since I was a small child, I’ve loved the sound of rain. I’m a ‘pluviophile’, as they’re now called. As a little girl, I fell in love with the sound of raindrops falling on the roof and the driveway pavement outside my bedroom window. It rained …Read More

Just Keep Practicing! – Since I’m now beginning to offer private art lessons, I felt I should share a little of my background and explain how I got to where I am today. …Read More

How Can Artists Stay Inspired? – Visual artists of all skill levels will be quite familiar with the ebbs and flows of inspiration. Just as authors face bouts of writer’s block, visual artists also have creative dry spells. “Artist’s block” can last days, weeks, months, and (in my case) even years! …Read More