Spring, 2016

If you’re local, on most Saturdays from 12-4 you’ll find me and my Little Red Art Cart at my studio upstairs at BAAY (Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth, 250 E. Maple) one half block up from the Farmers’ market in Downtown Bellingham. If you see my sign, you’re welcome to come on up. (When you … More Spring, 2016

500 Great Books by Women

I started this book for an independent study project when I was an undergraduate at Antioch University in Seattle.   My advisor introduced me to Erica, Erica introduced me to Holly, and the three of us formed a collaboration.  We wrote several sample chapters for a publisher’s proposal which we sold to Viking a month after … More 500 Great Books by Women

Wildlife

Click on any picture to display these prints in a slide show. Birds | Cats | Dogs | Home | Music | Wildlife | Wordy Prints (images with words)

Music

I learned to play the banjo as an adult and for a few years, I played for old time dances in Seattle and Montpelier, Vermont. Click on any picture to display these prints in a slide show. Birds | Cats | Dogs | Home | Music | Wildlife | Wordy Prints (images with words)

Home

Reminders of Home: I taught myself print making by drawing and carving images of things around me that I loved.  Each of these images says “home” to me.Click on any picture to display these prints in a slide show. Birds | Cats | Dogs | Home | Music | Wildlife | Wordy Prints (images with words)

Wordy Prints

Wordy Prints: These are my newest prints and include my prints and short quotes that I have printed with words and/or letters I have carved over the years.  (Yes, I do find words and letters beautiful.)   The smaller prints are on recycled dictionary and/or blank sketchbook pages.  and the larger (11 x 14) prints are on … More Wordy Prints

Dogs

A Lot of Dogs: I began living with dogs as an adult in 1994 when I got Gretta, a young shepherd mix, who traveled all over the country with me before she died at age 14 in 2005.  Shortly after Gretta died, my daughter Patricia gave me Jasper, then 7 years old.  After dear old Jasper … More Dogs

Cats

Click on any picture to display these prints in a slide show. Birds | Cats | Dogs | Home | Music | Wildlife | Wordy Prints (images with words)

Bird Prints Gallery

At the end of her life, one of the only ways my mother Hazel found joy was to watch the little birds feed at the bright red bird feeder that hung from the branches of the magnolia tree outside her front room window in Centralia, Wa.  I carved these prints to honor the love my … More Bird Prints Gallery

The Dance Shoe

I drew and carved this (my) dance shoe a number of years ago but only started using it after I ran across an unattributed quotes in an e-mail: “Life may not be the party we hoped for,but while we are here, we should dance.” On Etsy, this print is available as Dictionary Art Print, hand-pulled – … More The Dance Shoe