Tag Archives: Kansas City

Paint Your Pet Portrait – Take 2

This class ended up booking in out in 48 hours. It was such a huge hit, that I’m offering another by request. If you’re in the Kansas City area July 19th and want something fun to do, come join us. … Continue reading

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Parties and Classes

It’s been awhile since I’ve taught classes or art parties. I was so busy with travel last year, I put teaching and parties on the back burner. Recently I’ve received a lot of requests for them, so I decided to … Continue reading

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6 Acceptance Letters

I have mentioned in past blog posts that I decided to start applying for things I didn’t have the nerve to apply before. I also applied for a lot of festivals I’ve never done, residencies that look interesting, and even … Continue reading

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Creating Opportunities

I once heard that if you weren’t being rejected, you weren’t reaching far enough. This has been stuck in my head for awhile. I realized this year that I rarely do anything that I think I have a chance at … Continue reading

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Painting Parties

I love sharing art with other people. I love more making it fun and accessible. I  have started to do art classes again, and have been doing one to two art parties a month. The art parties include a pre-chosen … Continue reading

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Taking Time and Making Time

I am already starting to book several shows for this year. I currently have two shows hanging, one at The Visitor Convention Bureau in downtown Kansas City and another at Waddell & Reed on the Plaza. I don’t have another … Continue reading

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And the commissions keep coming

I am feeling amazingly blessed as an artist as this year comes to an end. Looking back I have sold over 50 paintings including several commissions. In fact, I received another commission just tonight. Even though I spent much of … Continue reading

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Small Pieces

I love to paint big. It’s no secret. I have a lot of large paintings. However, I get a lot of requests for small paintings because they are more affordable. The first Friday of December, I will be doing a … Continue reading

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Lots Turned out to Touch

I had my First Friday show in the KC Crossroads this past Friday. It was a terrific show. I had well over 1000 people come through. It was great to talk to everyone and watch visitors interact with my paintings. … Continue reading

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Better kick it into high gear

I am so slammed busy in the studio at the moment I wanted to take a small break and share all the good happenings. I have been making a real effort to start applying for shows and events. It’s great … Continue reading

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