Framed Still Life Original Oil Painting

Make an offer on this painting and it’s yours! This is a still-life oil painting, on linen paper, of three vibrantly colored apples. It is framed in a 9″ x 12″ black frame. The painting took approximately 2 hours to complete with a cost of about $20 in materials. Shipping will cost around $10. MakeContinue reading “Framed Still Life Original Oil Painting”

Mural Enhancement in Leesburg, Virginia

Recently I had the enjoyment of painting enhancements to a residential mural in Leesburg. This mural was originally painted around 17 years ago! The homeowner wanted me to  improve the appearance of the willow tree so that it resembled a willow tree more, and re-paint the cardinal bird up top. So the tricks were to keepContinue reading “Mural Enhancement in Leesburg, Virginia”

Kiwi Color Burst Oil Painting

Kiwi is so delicious. Every time I eat one, I wish they were 10x bigger, because I eat them in about 20 seconds and am always left wanting more! For the past few weeks, we’ve been buying our groceries through the online grocery store Door to Door Organics, and part of the delivery is aContinue reading “Kiwi Color Burst Oil Painting”

Three Apples Oil Painting

Three fresh, brightly colored apples, ready to share their delicious juicy flavor!  This oil painting is on 9″ x 12″ archival linen paper. The original painting, as well as canvas prints, are available here – https://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Three-Apples/842088/3431060/view

Mural at Lost Rhino Retreat in Ashburn

This morning I started the prep work on a mural painting at the Lost Rhino Retreat Restaurant in Ashburn, Virginia. The interior of this restaurant is beautiful, as it is open and spacious with very high ceilings, locally milled wood installations, a fireplace, and natural light streaming through the tall windows. Perfect for illuminating aContinue reading “Mural at Lost Rhino Retreat in Ashburn”

Ashburn Artist Captures Moments on the W&OD

I’m famous now! OK, maybe not. But, I was part of a group interview for a feature article in Northern Virginia Magazine on the W&OD Art & Artifacts exhibit currently on display. Here is a link to the article. A big thank you to Joanna Estes, who provides PR for artists and arts organizations, andContinue reading “Ashburn Artist Captures Moments on the W&OD”

All Done for the Holidays! Last Oil Portrait Completed

It’s been a rush, but I finally finished the last portrait painting on my list for the holidays, just in time for it to be given as a Christmas gift. A student midwives at NOVA Natural Birth Center commissioned me for this painting, to be given as a gift to her older sister. It’s an oil paintingContinue reading “All Done for the Holidays! Last Oil Portrait Completed”

The Washington and Old Dominion Trail Paintings and Exhibit

  From November 5th – March 31st, check out the traveling “Art and Artifacts of the W&OD” exhibit that celebrates the W&OD trail and railway. The schedule is as follows: Franklin Park Arts Center, Purcellville, VA – Nov 4th – Dec 5th Purcellville Train Station, Purcellville, VA – Dec 5th – Jan 6th Loudoun CountyContinue reading “The Washington and Old Dominion Trail Paintings and Exhibit”