Category Archives: Portraits

World of Art Showcase (WOAS 2013)- Raleigh, NC

Next weekend the World of Art Showcase will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center.  The VIP premier opening is October 31st from 5-10pm and the show opens to public November 1-3rd.  Admission is $15 if purchased online or $30 at the door. Or if you attend on Raleigh First Friday, admission is free November 1st from 7-10pm. With over… (more…)

Aqueous 2013- Pittsburgh Watercolor Society

My modest goal for 2013 was to exceed the # of juried watercolor shows I was in last year. 2012 was the first year I entered watercolor exhibitions.  I was accepted in 3 competitions-  The Adirondack National Exhibition of American Watercolor, Pittsburgh Watercolor Society, and The Watercolor Society of North Carolina shows. I accomplished my goal this year when my… (more…)

Solo show at Wake Med Hospital

Next month, I have my first solo exhibition at Wake Med Hospital in Raleigh (the New Bern location). I have been busy finishing paintings, framing, and cutting mat boards the past two weeks. if you driving by Wake Med (hopefully not in an ambulance), or have a craving for hospital food- my watercolors will be in the long hallway leading… (more…)

Funny self portrait- Phnom Penh, Cambodia

I came across a photograph shot years ago today, a sort of “self-portrait”. Thank you Laura Sullivan, a talented, creative, and patient writer for dealing with me one our trips overseas together (more later). Laura, as you may have guessed, photographed the moment with my camera. When traveling, I prided myself on trying to experience life as the locals experience… (more…)