Finding Abundance in 2020

Abundance, 2020, oil on canvas, 61 x 91.4 cm, 24 x 36 in, $865. This post has a happy ending, I promise, so please stay with me… THE PANDEMIC’S DROUGHT OF PLENTY We are all feeling this pandemic, each in our own way. My thought patterns can easily drift toward scarcity if I’m not careful. That this pandemic and its constraints mean lack, a drought of options, of security, of excitement, of joy. That we are deprived of what we need to thrive and live fully. When I think this way, I am looking for abundance defined by my expectations…

Hello, Gorgeous

“Hello, Gorgeous” is the latest work in a series titled “Messengers from Another Realm”. I don’t think I am alone in admitting: this isolation is getting to me.  Despite my best efforts, I find my spirits flagging, the uncertainty of our future weighing heavy.  My ego-mind is ruthless, even questioning what am I doing, spending my time on painting — to what end — reminding me how useless I feel, especially during this time, when essential service workers are saving the world, while I sit at home… brushing paint on canvas. WHAT IS ART FOR? Luckily, once again, I’ve been…