What’s Coming in 2019


52 Card Pick Up Art

This year I’ll be doing 52 mini paintings on playing cards. 

Valentine’s Day Pet Portrait Commissions

I’ll be opening up the first of only 3 commission opportunities for 2019  in just a few weeks.

More info coming soon. 

Tech Training for Artists
Webinar Series

The largest project I’ll be launching this year is my Webinar series for artists who want to learn how to get their art online.  Details will be coming in February. 

Poetry & Art Collaboration

I have recently began a collaboration with a writer I met through a poetry website. Her name is Lesley Patterson and she wrote a poem for children to teach them about love and respect for animals. Her poem “Always Love Your Pet, No Matter How Old They Get”  will be our first poetry & art project. If you are interested in reading the poem now, you can visit https://familyfriendpoems.com/poem/118452.

I will be publishing the Poetry & Art Project in our next community update!

Oh yeah, I paint too…

Painting Projects

For 2019, I’m going to continue my “Urban Scenes with Animals” series by completing four new paintings this year. 

Other painting projects include pastel painting classes with Lydia Pottoff in January, Urban Sketching with the Boulder Urban Sketchers (and my pal Lisa Larsen), daily doodling, and painting my way through my huge folder of photographs titled “Art Projects.”


Gallery 1874 Exhibit
Jan & Feb

I am part of a two artist exhibit in Gallery 1874 which is located in Olde Town Arvada Colorado. The exhibit features pet portraitists and I will exhibiting with another artist Anna Hileman.

We will be having an artist reception for First Friday Art Walk in Olde Town Arvada, Friday, January 4th from 6-8pm. 5665 Olde Wadsworth Blvd, Arvada Coloardo

Longmont Artists’ Guild Member Show & Sale
March & April

I will be exhibiting (and selling!) 3 new art pieces in my art guild’s member show starting March 8th through April 6th at the Great Frame Up located at 430 Main Street in Longmont Colorado. 

Longmont Artists’ Guild Member
Art Show & Gift Show Sale
June 7-9th

Every year, my art guild does an art show & gift shop sale in June at the Boulder County Fairgrounds. You might recall, this is the same show my husband Richard won “Best of Show” last year with his photograph titled “Workbench.” I also received 3rd place with my very first pastel painting entry. We hope to repeat our successes this time around! 

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