It’s All Happening at the Zoo

That’s what it feels like here in the studio, a zoo. Do not feed the animals! Do not pass go. Do not stare at the monkey.  I’m the monkey and I’ve been busy juggling way too many things. And it’s not over yet. But I wanted to touch base with you because I feel disconnected.  […]

Double Book Giveaway Winner is…

    Loretta of Halt, Stop, Forget, Relax is going to be doing the happy dance soon – she just won a copy of Quotes Illustrated AND No Excuses Art Journaling according to Congratulations, Loretta! Didn’t win? I’d still love to share a peek into each book with you- my work in Gina’s’s book […]

Quotes Illustrated Call for Art Registration Ends Jan 19th

  How can a #1 Amazon bestseller get any better? By adding more amazing artwork and inspiring quotes. On December 24, 2013 I issued a Call for Art for the next edition of Quotes Illustrated being republished this November by North Light/F&W Publishing. The response has been overwhelming and I’m excited to see the artwork that is already […]

Another Creative Opportunity for You – Call for Art

  Pardon the holiday interruption, but time is limited so I want to give you a head start. I am working on a new and expanded version of Quotes Illustrated and I need your help. A day or two after Quotes Illustrated was published, Tonia Jenny of North Light Publishing contacted me to see if I would consider having […]

Quotes Illustrated #5 Bestseller Today – Who Won the Giveaway?

Never in my wildest dreams did I think my self-published book, Quotes Illustrated, would be ranked #5 on Amazon (in the Quotations category). Just as I discovered 14 years ago with my Fragments, quotes and art are a mix that we cannot resist. The combination of wise and encouraging words and visual delight is timeless. [WOO […]

Quotes Illustrated Now In Print + a Giveaway!

  I am so pleased to announce the publication of a dream – Quotes Illustrated, 100 Works of Art Inspired by Words. Quotes Illustrated is a beautiful compendium of 100 inspiring and motivating quotes illustrated by some of todays most talented mixed media artists. It debuted with rave reviews (read here) from Jo Packham of Where […]

Cover Girl Announcement

Let me introduce you to the new cover girl! Her name is Emily (as in the title,  Emily Hurries Home in Time for Tea.) The winning artist is Joanie Springer from Art for the Soul of It. The response was overwhelming. I had to shut down voting early because I reached my 1000 response limit on Survey […]