This rose will help feed the hunger. Until recently, I hadn’t heard the term ‘food insecure’, but this means folks don’t know where their next meal is coming from. To be able to effect change and help fight hunger in my county is an honor. For the sixth year in a row, I […]
For the fifth year in a row, I was invited to paint another pottery piece for the January 28rd Empty Bowls Silent Auction in Naples as part of a community effort to fight hunger in Collier County. Dahlia Platter Dahlia platter painting by Kerri Meehan; pottery thrown by Rinny Ryan. Music by JS Bach. For more […]
I was honored to be invited to paint another pottery piece for the January 23rd Empty Bowls Silent Auction in Naples as part of a community effort to fight hunger in Collier County. This water lily painting was inspired by a visit to the Naples Botanical Garden a couple of years ago. Water Lily Platter […]
“Skyward” 30″ x 40″ oil on linen While visiting my aunt’s place in Old Naples last year, I was amazed at the sight of a single pink hibiscus bloom stretched atop its flowering tree, reaching skyward. I snapped a photo of the wide-open blossom and instantly fell in love with the optimistic composition. The texture […]
Studio time this week is about the mixture of oil paint with walnut oil and the glazing of rose petals on this 40″x20″ vintage Belgian linen canvas.
My creativity ritual begins like this: After opening the door to my studio, I first connect my Jambox speaker to my iPhone, open the Pandora app to a classical piano station and let the peaceful, instrumental music fill the air. Next, I wheel my easel close to the window and position my painting towards the […]