Buy Now Painted in pretty shades of coral and mint, this whimsical zinnia floral wall art would be a perfect focal point in a room where you want to add a pop of color that is both vibrant and soft at the same time. Imagine this cheery artwork adorning a bedroom, living room, kitchen or […]
Your bedroom is your sanctuary, a place to dream. Why not adorn it with elegant artwork? Below you will find inspiring artwork ideas for feminine bedrooms. All the artwork is for sale in my online shop. Made with the finest archival materials, each work is made to order in a choice of sizes and framing […]
Buy Now A dreamy ballerina jetées across a the stage. This sophisticated ballet dancer painting is rendered in luminous shades of pink and coral against a backdrop of rich dark peacock blue, indigo and turquoise. The effect is both ethereal and dramatic. Painted digitally on my iPad with the Procreate App, it is available as […]
These two new floral paintings were inspired by a visit to the Kips Bay Decorator Show House, an annual event where top interior designers create fantasy rooms in a Manhattan house to raise money for after-school programs New York City children. There’s so much creativity in each room, it’s overwhelming to take it all in. […]
Buy Now An elegant figure painting of a seated woman painted in rich jewel-tone shades of emerald, jade and coral. The look is both classic and contemporary. Painted digitally on my iPad. Imagine this artwork in a feminine bedroom or a dramatic foyer. Each print is made to order in a choice of sizes and […]
Buy Now A dramatic close up view of a hot pink carnation, painted digitally on my iPad in shades of fuchsia, lipstick pink, rose, and deep plum. This chic floral would create a joyful vibe any space. Imagine this artwork in a home office, feminine bedroom, or powder room against a dark wall. Each print […]
Buy Now Introducing a series of four blush pink and black vintage-inspired fashion sketches, drawn on my iPad in moody shades of charcoal against a soft peachy blush pink background. The vibe is old world, feminine and romantic. These artworks can be combined as a set in a gallery wall arrangement or hung individually as […]
And now for some totally escapist fun with watercolor fashion week sketches inspired by the runways of Paris and Milan. Paris Couture Week Spring 2017 Dreamy fairy-tale style evening dresses and headpieces by Maria Grazia Chiuri, in her first haute couture collection for Christian Dior. Ageless at 85, fashion model Carmen Dell’Orefice regally walked the runway at […]
Lavender and gray fashion art inspired by an ethereal evening gown by Lanvin/Castillo from 1956, exhibited at Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Created with PanPastel on charcoal paper, it’s available as a fine art print in my online shop. Each print is made to order in a choice of sizes and framing options; on […]
That End of Summer Wistful Feeling…. I know summer isn’t officially over, but Labor Day Weekend always feels like the end of summer. This contemplative beach scene was painted digitally on my iPad, using the Procreate App.
New Paintings of Paris, Fashion, Flowers and the New York Skyline…. Having done my vacationing earlier in the summer, I took advantage of that quiet period in August, when most sensible New Yorkers leave town. It was a gift to have uninterrupted time in the studio to work on new paintings. Paris That feeling of coolness in the midst […]
Luscious pink peonies, painted in loose, fresh impressionist style watercolor. This pink and green peony artwork would perfectly compliment shabby chic, modern farmhouse, cottage style, rustic or any other pretty, feminine decor style. It’s available as a custom print in my shop. Each print is made to order in a choice of sizes and framing […]
A watercolor sketch from my looking at art series at the exquisite exhibit, Vigée Le Brun: Woman Artist in Revolutionary France, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. This show inspired me in so many ways. Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun was painting at a time when women weren’t allowed to attend art school, but that didn’t […]
Whenever I can, I attend live figure drawing sessions here in NYC. There’s really no better way to hone your art skills than to draw the figure from life. It’s one of those skills I’ll never fully master, but that’s what makes it interesting – and sometimes frustrating! These recent live figure drawings were made quickly, about 10 minutes per drawing, with blue PanPastels.
From my sketchbook….. some inspiring looks from Fall/Winter Fashion Week 2016 in New York, Milan and Paris. An aqua blue dress by Carolina Herrera with a Jazz-Age feel. (Painted with PanPastels & available as a fine art print.) Buy Now Alessandro Michele’s whimsical technicolor designs for Gucci. Karl Lagerfeld’s always-inventive variations on the classic Chanel suit.
This red evening dress painting (made with PanPastels on charcoal paper) was inspired by a gown from Giambattista Valli’s dreamy collection for Couture Fashion Week 2016. His designs were inspired by Parisian gardens: the Parc de Bagatelle, the Jardin du Luxembourg, the Palais-Royal and the Jardin des Tuileries. It’s available as a print in my online shop. Each […]
Holiday Greetings from NYC! This festive red PanPastel sketch was made at the Society of Illustrators’ Sketch Night – a fantastic place to draw, particularly if you are interested in fashion. This is my last post of the year before taking a much-needed vacation. I wish you all a happy, healthy and inspiring holiday season!
A little holiday ballet art, inspired by the Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker. Drawn with PanPastels on charcoal paper. It’s available as a print in my online shop. Each print is made to order in a choice of sizes and framing options; on fine art paper, gallery-wrapped canvas, metal or acrylic. Custom artwork is ready to ship […]
This dreamy watercolor painting of a fashion model in a flowing coral dress against a watery aqua background is available as a print in my online shop. Each print is made to order in a choice of sizes and framing options; on fine art paper, gallery-wrapped canvas, metal or acrylic. Custom artwork is ready to […]
For the last day of summer….. a sun-dappled garden party painting, created digitally on my iPad. It’s available as a print in my online shop. Each print is made to order in a choice of sizes and framing options; on fine art paper, gallery-wrapped canvas, metal or acrylic. Custom artwork is ready to ship in 3-4 business […]