Tag Archives: Nashville

Getting into the impressionist thing


And trying to incorporate more color and light. I’ve painted these recently and love the way, in both, the light is captured and reflected in a myriad of colors. The one to the right, The Parthenon at Nashville’s Centennial Park, … Continue reading

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The Nashville Skyline Painting


So, I started this painting for my very first show in Nashville.  It was spring, 2010 and it was to be one of about 25 original paintings for my month-long show at the fine Nashville restaurant The Mad Platter, located in … Continue reading

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Special time for music in Nashville tonight! !


Tonight’s a big night in Nashville.  Hell, every night is these days, for the most part. Funny, I pick up stakes and move to Florida just as the town becomes the hottest thing this side of the Pacific!  But I … Continue reading

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Empty Sky book release update


So, we’re getting closer to a firm release date.  It looks like late August when all is said and done.  In time, I hope, for Labor Day reading opportunities for folks lucky enough to take some time off then. I’m … Continue reading

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So in addition to painting… I write


I’ve been writing all my life.  My first poem, about bears, was at age five and all through childhood, teen years, and in adulthood, I’ve written poems to process my feelings.  I later delved into stories and fiction.  In college, … Continue reading

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Preview of the Provence Breads show


Here are a few samples of the preliminary hanging of the Provence Breads & Cafe in Hillsboro Village for the Village Art Walk tonight.  One of my signature larger works is absent in this pic as it was still at … Continue reading

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I love my bro’s words re: his love’s/wife’s nomination for Nashville Songwriter’s Hall of Fame


I love my brother’s words regarding his love’s/wife’s nomination for induction into the Nashville Songwriter’s Hall of Fame:  http://ow.ly/5n8fG (click news link) #yayGP #yaylove For the record, though, he’s a great musician himself and is putting out solo album #2 … Continue reading

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My husband thinks I’m a witch! LOL


> OK, to be fair, he’s not entirely off base. I mean, on the front door, we have this smartass window sticker we bought when in Glastonbury (UK) this past fall that’s a spin on the Neighborhood Watch signs that … Continue reading

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2010 in 100 words, more or less


> I gotta say, this was an excellent year for me personally and professionally! I dove headfirst into art this year, reorganized and formalized my studio, and by chance scored my first solo show at an upscale restaurant in Nashville … Continue reading

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Painting on the porch in the rain


There’s something about porches, don’t you think?  When you are able to let go of the critical “I should be elsewhere” mindset and just hang on a porch doing whatever.  If you’re like me, you find it liberating and reinvigorating.  … Continue reading

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