The landscape is reflected in all of my watercolor paintings. Recalling my experiences in nature provides inspiration and content for my exploration of natural forms, colors, and textures.
I always wanted to be an artist. I loved drawing, and was attracted to anything creative. After a career as a public school teacher, I began my journey to become a watercolor artist. I enjoy being outside, and I have a strong attraction to plein air painting. Those impressions become the genesis for my abstractions of nature.
My art has been exhibited in many juried shows including The de Young Open, de Young Museum (San Francisco, CA,) The Signature American Watermedia Exhibition, (Fallbrook, CA,) Yosemite Renaissance, Yosemite National Park Museum Gallery,...