A New Year and A New Series 2023


A New Year and A New Series 2023

After three years of intensive study and exploration, I'm ready to launch into a new series. Well, actually two. One is called Effucio, which means outpouring or overflowing. The other is called Florialis, in latin, means florals. I'm really delighted to offer these joyful abstracted impressions to my clients. Wishing you a blessed New Year! 


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Scarecrow Chilin in the Garden


New collection coming, Life in the Dordogne 2022. Come find me in the abstract! Lots of mark making and poetry of form and color. 


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Hot Show Cool Art


I’m happy to be apart of this show amongst talented artists from the Sonoran Art League. Show is offered from April to October at the Desert Foothills Gallery. Site:


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Saint Hildegard of Bingen


Saint Hildegard of Bingen, oil in canvas 18 x 24. One of my favorite saints. 

Hildegarde von Bingen (1098-1179 CE) was a Christian mystic, Benedictine abbess, and polymath proficient in philosophy, musical composition, herbology, medieval literature, cosmology, medicine, biology, theology, and natural history. She refused to be defined by the patriarchal hierarchy of the church but she abided by the magistrate. However, she pushed the established boundaries for women almost past their limits.
Along with her impressive body of work and ethereal musical compositions, Hildegard is best known for her spiritual concept of Viriditas – “greenness” - the cosmic life force infusing the natural world. For Hildegard, the Divine manifested itself and was apparent in nature. Nature itself was not the Divine but the natural world gave proof of, existed because of, and glorified God. She is also known for her writings on the concept of Sapientia ��� Divine Wisdom – specifically immanent Feminine Divine Wisdom which draws close to and nurtures the human soul.


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Smell the Rose


Fresh off the easel (chevalet en français).Pallet knife, oil on raw Belgium linen, mounted on gator board, 12 x 12. $250.


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