find Joy in the Ordinary

I had the pleasure of growing up on a farm in N.D., seeing the beauty of the flax turn color and the wheat fields swaying in the breeze.  Inspiration is all around – the sunrise/sunsets, open prairies…  the palette of colors-the quiet beauty- it’s all there, I get to have the joy of re-creating it. […]

some things just fill your heart ❤️ without trying

I simply love to paint dogs –  any breed- any size !  People have amazing  dog stories , always happy memories~ that pure unconditional love they felt.   My dog often sits at my feet as I paint, keeping me company, holding a pose so I can get the right look !!   Dogs are love- and who […]