Backlit Clouds

Backlit Clouds | 9×12″ | pastel

I’ve been busy painting and preparing for upcoming show, so I have not been posting as much as I’d like to here. You can always see what I’m up to by following me on Instagram or Facebook, as I tend to post more often there.

Upcoming Shows:
Color + Light
Luminous Paintings by Three Oakroom Artists: Carolyn Justice, Robin Rosenthal, and Takeyce Walter
Opening Reception – Sunday, April 2, 2017 1:30 – 4 PM

Oakroom Artists Gallery
First Unitarian Society of Schenectady
1221 Wendell Ave
Schenectady, NY 12308

Open Spaces
Open Spaces
Group Exhibition with Matt Chinian, Cheryl Horning, Kelly Schoonbeck, and Takeyce Walter
April 28 – June 17, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 6, 6-8pm

Saratoga Arts
320 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Open Spaces explores the observance of beauty and change in our surroundings. Evoking sometimes fleeting moments of stillness and movement, memory and wonderment, the artists in this exhibition seek out a truth that may be unknown, revealing a deep rooted connection often found between individuals and their environments.

Sunset Clouds

Sunset Clouds | 6×6″ | pastel

Inspired a beautiful photo taken by my friend Janet.

I’ve been busy preparing for a few upcoming shows. The next one is called  Color + Light, Luminous Paintings by Three Oakroom Artists- Carolyn Justice, Robin Rosenthal, and Takeyce Walter. Here’s the postcard for the show.

And here are a bunch of little paintings ready to go!

Until next time…


Winter on Stony Creek

“Winter on Stony Creek” | 9×12′ | pastel

This is the first pastel of the new year! Wishing you all an artful, and happy 2017. I hope your holiday season was wonderful, and you are having a great New Year so far. I am recovering from being ill over the holiday break. I’m very happy to be feeling better, and looking forward to creating more this year.

I am excited to share that my winter workshop schedule is complete. I hope you can join me for one or more of these inspiring days of creating art:

Color Harmonies – February 4th, 10 – 4 PM at Saratoga Arts – REGISTER NOW

Understanding Color on February 23rd 11 – 4 PM at Arlene’s – REGISTER NOW

Introduction to Oil Painting March 4th, 10 – 4 PM at Saratoga Arts – REGISTER NOW

Dramatic Skies in Pastel on March 23rd, 11 – 4 PM at Arlene’s – REGISTER NOW

Until next time…