• Blue and Orange egg pastel SOLD

    12″ x 12″ unframed pastel on board SOLD I switched to a vegan diet around this time last year. Recently I started introducing eggs in my diet again. Partly because I crave them but mostly because I just love eating an occasional egg with toast in the morning. And why not. We’ve been eating them…

  • strawberries and The Pastel Journal SOLD

    7″ x 7″ pastel painting  SOLD These strawberries were originally painted for a start-up business but the project died. I’m happy to be able to finally share this piece. There were many strawberries that applied for the modeling job, some were consumed, including these little guys. NEWS: The Pastel Journal Magazine…

  • pink frosted cupcake SOLD

    6″ x 6″ pastel  SOLD This reference for this cupcake painting is a photo I used for the most recent Shoot and Paint art challenge. If you are a painter we would love to see your version! The photo will be available at ShootandPaint on December 1st. It’s been more than a…

  • cherries and coffee SOLD

    24″ x 30″ acrylic painting  SOLD   Cherries again? I have so many photos of these cherries posing and they are fun to paint! The mug is the same one I’ve used in some of my other cherry paintings. It looks like 3 stacked mugs but it’s actually one.

  • balancing act

    8″ x 8″ pastel painting of olives, unframed SOLD There are days when I devote way too much time thinking of what to paint. Rather than get stuck I looked through my photos. I have many variations of olives. I’m not always sure what composition I want so I take many different photos…

  • life is a bowl of cherries SOLD

      24″ x 24″ x 1.50″ acrylic painting  SOLD   Alongside commissioned work I’ve been working on this for about a week. I enjoy moving from one painting to another throughout the day. I took photos of this bowl of cherries for a potential customer who wasn’t quite ready to commit.…

  • Coffee and Cherries SOLD

        9.5″ x 6.25″ pastel painting  SOLD   What looks like three mugs is actually one mug with three handles that my daughter gave me for Mother’s Day. Confusing to drink out of but great for a still life set-up!  

  • breakfast latte pastel painting

        6″ x 6″ pastel painting, unframed $100 with shipping and handling included in the US. Please email me for International shipping rates or other inquiries.   When ever I visit my daughter in Providence, RI we almost always go out for latte and breakfast. When the weather is…

  • bananas anyone? SOLD

    6″ x 6″ pastel painting  SOLD Bananas go extremely quickly in our house. It’s a good thing that they are the cheapest fruit!

  • Green Olives SOLD

    10″ x 4″ daily pastel painting  SOLD Olives all in a row. I took 12 photos of these little guys on a plate, on a cutting board, piled up. I couldn’t decide which to paint so I left the images on my hard drive for a couple of months. For some reason…

  • fruits of the garden

    pastel painting NFS This is an older painting of vegetables which I had grown in my garden.I’ve been busy with my father these days who is going downhill health wise. Because of this I haven’t had as much time to paint. I used the photo reference for the February Shoot and Paint art challenge.Check it…

  • Wrapped Bagel pastel

    5″ x 7.5″ daily pastel painting unframed The bagel painting is back in my possession and for sale. This is one of my favorites from a few years ago.I hope everyone had a good beginning in the new year! I’m setting some new goals related to my work. $110 with shipping and…