My muse is the intersection of art & psychology...specifically the hero's journey. Each painting reflects one of the four quadrants: Awakening, Adrift, Rebuilding, Renewal.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Shipping six paintings for St. Helena CA galleries tour also included great times with family: Matt, Gowri, Erin, and Jenna! Love the Napa Valley and so glad my family lives there!
Sunday, February 15, 2015
New work, oil on canvas, 24" x 18", titled "Ballard". Preparation on a series of interiors for my exhibition in September
Thursday, February 5, 2015
...new work, oil on canvas, "Erin's Roses". Memorable, because Erin is married to my son Jaime, and the photo reference is from late February (post Valentine's Day) last year.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
"Blue Pot", new work....
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
My niece Jenna came to visit for the weekend. The bookstore photo will become one of my paintings.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
My sister Jane came to visit from Napa...
Monday, January 12, 2015
new work...."Red Petunias"...oil on canvas, 24" x 30"
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
My skateboard sold to a couple who also LOVE tennis...(he does, at least, and she bought the board for him as I understand it!). All to benefit Afghanistan's Girl Skaters and schooling. Have a quick look:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
My studio will be open next Thursday, November 20, for Wine Walk...swan on by....
Always growing as a painter. Critiques are part of my 'best practices' routine since I left the UW in 2009...Art Critique Notes: helpful comments last week from both Patrick LoCierco, at his studio, and Mitch Albala
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
...building a painting...once the whole surface has paint on it, I will be ready to let the brushes fly. So, about half done....still on the easel.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
...almost finished with my oil painting for "Skateistan in Kabul"... ...and had to grab a photo with my amazing coach, Heather Falkin...
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Coming up this week!
Monday, August 18, 2014
My solo show through September 2014 near Gilman Village. Stop by to see my paintings and say hello to Richard & Kristina, proprietors
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Three of my "oil on canvas with collage" pieces on display now...look to the far left in this photo...created from torn paper figures from Ellen Borison's figure 'drawing' sessions
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Putting my signage up at the studio. Big whoop! Susan Walker Studio and my new logo!
Thursday, July 31, 2014
New studio mate, Katie Currier!
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Art is suspended...my new grandson Emerson...and photos by my brilliant studio-mate, photographer Toni Pinto!
Thursday, July 17, 2014
I'm calling each of my series a Visual Anthology. A collection of stories, essays....all visual. Adding my just completed piece "Framing the Moment". Oil on canvas, luscious light, angles, and colors.