Full Moon on the Island

This year September has two full moons – can there be more of a symbol of things coming full circle, of endings and new beginnings? It was a good day to spend on the Island, awakened by salt air and whistling grackles. It was a good day to walk on the beach twice, absorbing theContinue reading “Full Moon on the Island”

Bluebonnet Study

I’ve received a very exciting commission from a new collector who wishes to remain anonymous. It’s a painting of wildflowers, particularly bluebonnets, and today I did a study for it during my Facebook Live show. I also am planning a secret adventure. Remember how I said I needed a porch and was thinking of maybeContinue reading “Bluebonnet Study”

Trueheart Adriance Building

I’ve been meaning to paint the Trueheart Adriance Building, one of my favorite buildings in Galveston for years now! And now I had an extra reason, because it’s finally home to a shop worthy of its historic beauty. If you haven’t been to Tippytoes yet, you should go! Along with many other lovely, highly giftableContinue reading “Trueheart Adriance Building”

Miss Vulpe – The Story Continues

Last night’s book club inspired me. Late into the night I started rereading The Adventures of Miss Vulpe. I probably stayed up too late doing so, and today I woke up with a post-book club hangover. I only really had the one glass of wine, but once more have lost my alcohol tolerance. Whatever. ItContinue reading “Miss Vulpe – The Story Continues”