About

I have always enjoyed creating. I find that if things in my life start to get out of sync, it drives my need to create. Even as a child, I found this to be true. If I was bored, I often felt guilty for not taking the opportunity to develop something. I have explored many different types of art over the years from wood carving, acrylics, watercolors, pen and ink, cold glass, warm glass and glass blowing.  All of them are opportunities to develop something that can be functional and beautiful.

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If you want to see what i have been working on lately, stop by and read whats happening!

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Boston Museum of Fine Arts

I was recently privileged enough to be able to spend some time at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts.  The museum was amazing and filled with so many works and artists that I recognized and admired.  There were works by John Singer Sargent (The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit) was particularly amazing.  What can be seen […]

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Why I don’t like to use the phrase “self taught”…

I don’t like it here or there, or on a house with a mouse. Admittedly, that is the phrase I use on the front page under my “About” section. It is a misleading phrase all around, a label to help people categorize an artist at a glance.  Is anyone really self taught in anything?  Yet […]

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I love technology….

I have recently discovered WordPress and have been very impressed!  I have made a few attempts previously at starting my own website.  I have created a Google website that never worked like I wanted it to.  I tried Etsy and had some moderate success as well but I found it difficult to distinguish myself from […]

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