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Behind the Work: The Wild Things

Behind the Work: The Wild Things

Do you ever wonder what the inside of your brain looks like? I wanted to make a painting that would be an exploration and interpretation of my feelings inside my head as colors. This how The Wild Things came to be.

Lessons I Learned During the Scary Business of Changing Careers

Lessons I Learned During the Scary Business of Changing Careers

The ride to this station in my professional life was, at times, very bumpy, very unclear, and often very terrifying. I’m grateful for the time I had to learn things the hard way even though I couldn’t see how important that was at the time that I was learning. So what do you do if you want to change careers? It’s scary for sure but here are some lessons that helped me a lot then and continue to help me even now.

Behind the Work: Ebb and Flow Series

Behind the Work: Ebb and Flow Series

Last summer, while on vacation with my family in Greece, I took a photo that has become the starting point for an entire new series of paintings, as well as the perfect self-portrait that I could find in nature.  There is a story underneath the surface of every person.  Outside you see one thing but inside...inside there could be something completely unexpected, charged, surprising, even.  People are complicated.  We are layered and nuanced.