Wednesday, July 30, 2014


"Harvest" 14 x 11 pastel will be on exhibit at the Connecticut Pastel Society 2014 Pastel Brilliance Exhibition at Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT. The show will be open from
August 1 - September 20.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Hudson Valley Art Association

 "Snapper on Ice", 14 x 11 pastel, will be on exhibit at the Salmagundi Club in NYC for
the 82nd Annual Juried Exhibition of the Hudson Valley Art Association.

Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony: Friday September 26.
The exhibit runs September 20 - 26, 2014.

Sunday, July 13, 2014

The Lavender Whisperer

To my surprise, along with garlic — it has been a great lavender year.

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Friday, July 4, 2014

Independence Peaches

Independence Peaches  14 x 11 pastel on Ampersand

A rainy Fourth of July makes for a great day to paint. I took the reference image last summer in Detroit, the peaches were from the fabulous Royal Oak Farmer's Market. Now if feels like summer.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Bushel of Tears

Bushel of Tears 14 x 11 pastel

Just received notice that my pastel "Bushel of Tears" has been accepted into the Pastel Society of America's 42nd National Juried Show, Enduring Brilliance, to be held at the National Arts Club in NYC Sept 2- 27 in NYC. So happy to have this painting hanging with some of the best work in the pastel world.