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Carving Encaustic: Negative Space Birch Trees
For the past six months I have been experimenting with encaustic medium. After spending the last three years using encaustic as...
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17th Annual Wesleyan Artist Market
For the third year, I am participating in the annual Wesleyan Artist Market, in Peachtree Corner’s, GA. They are celebrating their 17th ...
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2015 Whimsical Wares Spring Show
  After a very successful show with Whimsical Wares this past November, I decided to team up with them again and participate in their spr...
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Visual Journal Page 7: What I Need to Teach
For the first two years of my art education career I struggled to get the supplies I needed to teach my classes. For two years I begged, trade...
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Visual Journal Page 6: Blue Chairs
Almost five years after buying my first house, I am still not finished buying furniture, painting walls, or decorating in general. At this poi...
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Ceramics: Watermelon Themed Tea Set
It is amazing how time flies. It seemed like just yesterday my sister and I were at home, playing with our American Dolls and Barbies, dreamin...
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Visual Journal Page 5: Year 25
My birthday is one of my favorite times of year. While I don’t require week, or month long, celebration, I do require a lot of attention...
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Visual Journal Page 4: To My Husband
As I worked through my three books, traditions began falling into place. First, came the quote at the start of the book. A way to set the tone...
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Visual Journal Page 3: The Wrong Way Down a One Way Street
Pre-planning had officially begun. Another summer passed by in the blink of an eye, it was time to go back to the grind. It was the start of m...
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Visual Journal Page 2: Some Things Make Me Wonder…
I loved the book I chose as the base for this visual journal. “Early American Decoration.” The book was filled with off colored pa...
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Encaustic Art: Exploring Mixed Media and Carving Wax
For the past three years I have dabbled in the world of encaustic art. I began incorporating it into sections of my mixed media paintings, and...
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Crafted Westside Holiday Pop Up Shop
With three arts and crafts festivals, a donation to a benefit, my artwork at Crafted Westside full time, and my actual full time job, teaching...
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