Carnations and roses in full bloom surrounded by a riot of green foliage. This fresh floral art print is painted in drippy, fresh watercolor in soft shades of peach, yellow and green with vibrant pops of red-orange. The mood is joyful and carefree – like a walk in the park on a perfect spring day. […]
From my sketchbook…. New Yorkers observing David Hockney’s portrait of Henry Geldzahler at the Hockney retrospective at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (on view through February 25, 2018). At age 80, Hockney continues to embrace the new. This watercolor sketch is part of my ongoing series on looking at art.
I was thrilled to be featured in the debut issue of Cottage Living magazine. It’s available through April 23, 2018 on newsstands, Barnes & Noble, Walmart, and large supermarkets.
From my iPad sketchbook: holidays in NYC, as enjoyed by New Yorkers. Bergdorf Goodman’s holiday windows are intricate works of art that take a full year to create. The theme of this season’s windows was New York cultural institutions. This glamorous window was inspired by the Museum of the Moving Image. This winter season was […]
Two of my commissioned illustrations for Papyrus Greeting’s new African American greeting card line are now available in stores and online – a romantic love greeting card and a child’s birthday card. Both illustrations were painted digitally on my iPad with the Procreate App.
Still staring at that blank wall over your sofa? With so many options, choosing wall art can be overwhelming. Here are answers to some of the most common questions about hanging art over the sofa. Artwork Size What is the proper art over sofa proportion? The biggest mistake most people make is choosing art that […]
Manhattan in the early evening, when the sky and the lights of the city are simultaneously illuminated. This recent New York skyline painting is rendered in rich earth tones with pale yellow, blue and pink accents. I never tire of painting New York at night. Painted on my iPad with the ProCreate App, it’s for […]
From my travels in Boston this summer. This watercolor print was inspired by a quiet stroll through the Boston Public Garden. It’s one of my favorite gardens – America’s first botanical garden, designed by Frederick Law Olmstead. My intention was to capture the feeling of walking along Olmstead’s formal garden path, surrounded by lush greenery […]
If you really slow down and look, you’ll discover so many subtle colors in white. This white peony art print began its transformation with a bunch of grocery-store peonies in front of a white wall in my studio. This pastel floral painting was made with PanPastels on yellow PastelMat paper – a wonderfully “toothy” surface […]
The New York High Line, an elevated rail line transformed into a public park that winds along the west side of Manhattan is at its most atmospheric in the evening. This magical time of day inspired these two New York High Line night scene paintings. In the first High Line painting, in watercolor, a couple […]