Yearly Archives: 2021

Online Class in July: Simplified Forms: Methods for Oil Painting

It’s never simple to keep things simple- especially when you are talking about painting complex forms. Translating your ideas into paint and getting them down on canvas simply requires mastery of skills and materials. It also requires focus and good painting habits.

In this weekly class, we will discuss limits and how they offer a way to organize your paintings and thought process. The focus will be on direct painting and specific methods to help you short-circuit the overthinking brain. For more information or to register, please visit the Penn Studio School website. … Read more ...

Layered Moments: Painting the Still Life

I’m happy to share that my first video course, Layered Moments: Painting the Still Life, is available! This was a labor of love and I did my best to share some of the ways in which I work to create a painting. Filmed in my own studio, this offers a glimpse into my process as I work from life to paint two different floral arrangements. When the course launches in June, I’ll be offering comments and feedback in a private Facebook group. I hope some of you will join me.

For more information, please visit the Kara Bullock Art SchoolRead more ...

exhibition news

Secret Place Featured in The Woodmere Annual:
79th Juried Exhibition Seeing the Story

secret place, 10×10″ (NFS)

Stories are a staple of life; they let us see ourselves. They unfold over time, from the briefest moment to the fullness of a lifetime.​

– David Wiesner

Woodmere’s annual juried exhibition, Seeing the Story, highlights contemporary work in a wide variety of media by artists living within fifty miles of the museum. This year’s juror, David Wiesner, has selected works of visual, narrative art.

The exhibition will be on view June 5, 2021 through August 29, 2021. For more information, please … Read more ...