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Spring Tulips

Spring Tulips

Just in time for Easter!  What would Easter be without tulips?  I enjoyed making these brightly colored blooms and background. 

Irises

Irises
Bearded Irises remind me of my grandmother’s garden in my home state of Michigan.  I wanted to try my hand at a “messier” style of sculptural painting, using a more impasto painting style.

Spring Blossoms

Spring Blossoms
Spring blossoms are everywhere in Southern California right now and I got inspired after a walk in our nearby park where Cherry and Apple Blossoms are in all their glory at the moment. 

Shabby Little Treasures

Shabby Little Treasures
Those who know me know that I LOVE thrift-store shopping and garage sales.  I just can’t manage to pass them up! 

More Shabby Little Treasures

More Shabby Little Treasures
Here’s more of those cute little silverplate trays that I shabbied-up and then added sculptural painting to. 

Rustic Elegance

Rustic Elegance
White is always so pretty in the shabby chic world, don’t you agree?  Here I added crackle paste (available for purchase) and then did filigree wor...

Colorful Blooms

Colorful Blooms
Working on new pieces for a beautiful collection to be available for purchase in early March at d’annata boutique Las Vegas (Summerlin, NV)

Shabby chic sculptural paintings collection!

Shabby chic sculptural paintings collection!
I am thrilled to announce that a new collection of shabby chic style sculptural paintings will be carried in a  gorgeous boutique in Las Vegas call...

Masterclass with Anna Stepochkina

Masterclass with Anna Stepochkina
  The results of my time spent in masterclass with Anna Stepochkina @anna_stepochkina_as This has been my second time in Russia in just 3 months...

Russia Master Class - A Perfect Ending

Russia Master Class - A Perfect Ending
A perfect ending to a wonderful week of masterclass with Anna Stepochkina @anna_stepochkina_as in Pavlovo, Russia! This project combined sculptur...

Russia Master Class - Day 7

Russia Master Class - Day 7
  Today Anna Stepochkina @anna_stepochkina_as and I started my last project during this week’s masterclass in Pavlovo, Russia. I worked on roses i...

Russia Master Class - Day 6

Russia Master Class - Day 6
  Today we finished my bird project, which was really such a fun and rewarding experience. Anna Stepochkina @anna_stepochkina_as taught me many ...