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Drawing Outside the Art Box

This colored pencil drawing, “Pieces of Us” came from a printing accident – I had opened the door of my dining hutch, looking for things to use for a new still life. I liked the way the crystal and glassware receeded into the mirrored back of the hutch and took a quick snapshot. When I went […]

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The Power of Love in Art

When I began to create my still life I sent the first photo of the finished piece to my parents. My mom thought it was a “nice photo” and my dad explained, “no, Doris, it’s a photo of a drawing.” He carried the photos I sent them around in a little booklet and would show them […]

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Great fashion illustration workshop in NYC!

I was thrilled to attend 2 out of 3 sessions of the fashion illustration workshops given by Renaldo Barnette, consulting designer and illustrator at Ralph Lauren. This was facilitated by Brandon Graham & Would You Rock This? and sponsored by Copic Markers . It was held at the Ripley Grier Studios at 520 8th Avenue in […]

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New illustrated yoga books for children!

  Illustrated by yours truly! Written by Elizabeth Gibb, professional yoga instructor and a joy to work with! The book and manual are filled with stories, easy instructions and black and white illustrations of the various yoga poses for all kids to enjoy.  This was such a fun project and I am SO excited as […]

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Fashion Art to benefit CT AIDS Coalition

  For the past 5 years I’ve been pleased to create original artwork to benefit Each year they hold an Art for AIDS auction/exhibit at artspace in Hartford, CT. Local artists sign up to donate 1 or more canvas creations and are able to exhibit their work as well. On the night of the show, […]

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