I've been staring at the printed version of this image for over a month now. I printed it as a 30x20" gallery wrapped canvas, and it's been leaning against the living room wall, so I've been seeing it every. single. day. (My office, a spare bedroom, is pretty full right now, so that's why my work has overflowed to the living room.)
Originally photographed about three Read More
I was finally able to make it to Hopkins to see the Arts in Harmony 2018 exhibit. OH MY GOSH what a ton of beautiful artwork! One of my favorites was a painting making a social commentary about the pursuit of money—involving Mickey Mouse. Select works from the main Arts in Harmony exhibit are chosen for extended exhibits in travelling shows. And one of mine was chosen! Read More
Flowers in Winter
Living in Minnesota, part of the year just doesn't see me outside taking photographs that often. (Can we say fingers that I can't feel after a short time?) I put winter time to good use, though! Read More
There was just something about that glow of a late summer afternoon that got to me!
Something New -
I'm starting to add some of my photographs to a website that also sells home goods and tech items like iPhone cases. Read More
....I photograph the most during a few months over the summer; central Minnesota doesn't have the longest growing season for pretty blooming things.....See how the sweep of this clematis and it's stem looks like half of a heart? Which reminded me of those heart necklaces that are split in half — one to keep and one to share with a loved one....Plus MORE new images... Read More
New Additions—I'm sharing some new additions to my website with you today! Plus, a few words, too, that will give you a little background about the photographs. :) And you might see a couple of these in person at upcoming art events!
— Quiet Nature —
Often a person's first image is while they are standing up. The second image — try crouching down, getting more at your subject's "eye" level. In this case, the pine cone. You might find it's a better perspective and a more interesting photograph.....Read for more! Read More
Dreams - I was experimenting the other morning with the idea that focus can be unimportant. Read More