2 Dimensional Work

My wall art includes collage, watercolor, acrylic painting, and assemblage. It is truly Mixed Media.

The Journey
The Heron's Pond
Japanese Gardens - Portland, Oregon
A Woman's Alphabet
October at Ferne Cliff
Burning Leaves
Circus, Circus
Extra pieces for Circus, Circus
Drama Queen
Autumn Colors
Eleanor
Edwina
The Three Princesses
The Poet
Time to Paint
Winter Carol
View of the Duomo
Birch Surprise
Chicken yard
It's a Dog's LIfe
Dancing in the Forest
Mammogram Meditation
Hannah Joins the Circus: Human Cannonball
Hannah Joins the Circus: Bareback Rider
Hannah Joins the Circus:High Wire Walker
Hannah Joins the Circus: Elephant Trainer
Lincoln
Memories of Peru
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The Journey

The Journey

The trees are collaged using painted book pages. The image is autobiographical. The trike was mine at 3, now I am on an artistic path and I don't know where it will lead. This work is included in Incite 3: The Art of Storytelling, published September 2015.

36"H x 24"W

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The Heron's Pond

The Heron's Pond

This piece is collaged with hand-painted papers. It is painted on 5 canvases and framed with different old architectural elements, including a rusty can and wheel.

32"H x 25"W

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Japanese Gardens - Portland, Oregon

Japanese Gardens - Portland, Oregon

This painting was made after a visit to the beautiful Japanese Gardens in Portland.

10"H x 8"W

$125

A Woman's Alphabet

A Woman's Alphabet

From A (artist) to Z (zany) the woman's alphabet covers women's lives. These 4" x 4" images have been turned into cards which may be purchased singly or as a set of 26.

32"H x 20"W

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October at Ferne Cliff

October at Ferne Cliff

This is an October day in Southern Illinois. The lake is slightly south of Ferne Cliff Park near Goreville, Illinois. This is watercolor.

18"H x 12"W

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Burning Leaves

Burning Leaves

This collage was created from book pages which I hand painted. You can read the words on the leaves, trees, wall, and man. The images in the smoke are from the burning leaves.

30"H x 24"W x 2"D

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Circus, Circus

Circus, Circus

This has a painted background with jointed movable images which can taken off the canvas and replaced with a different person or animal. See extra pieces. The edge is collaged with vintage tickets.

24"H x 18"W x 1"D

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Extra pieces for Circus, Circus

Extra pieces for Circus, Circus

These pieces can be interchanged with those attached to the canvas. All are jointed for a work of art which is always different

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Drama Queen

Drama Queen

Mixed media painting with collage elements.

12"H x 42"W

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Autumn Colors

Autumn Colors

Mixed Media poster with silk points and fibers

40"H x 24"W

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Eleanor

Eleanor

Mixed media

12"H x 12"W

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Edwina

Edwina

Mixed media

14"H x 12"W

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The Three Princesses

The Three Princesses

Mixed media

24"H x 9"W

$125

The Poet

The Poet

Mixed media

16"H x 12"W

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Time to Paint

Time to Paint

The drops of paint are collaged with torn papers. Each has a paintbrush with a handle of the color. The clock face says "Time to Paint" but there are no hands since it is always time to paint.

36"H x 36"W x 1"D

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Winter Carol

Winter Carol

This is one of a set of 4 collages--the others are Spring Serenade, Summer Melody, and Autumn Song.

48"H x 24"W x 1"D

$300 each or set of 4 $1000

View of the Duomo

View of the Duomo

Acrylic painting of the cathedral of Orvieto, Italy, as seen through the streets.

24"H x 18"W x 1"D

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Birch Surprise

Birch Surprise

Mixed media from a photo that I took in Alaska. The leaf from the vine was inside the turned back birch bark like a hidden gift.

12"H x 12"W x 1"D

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Chicken yard

Chicken yard

Mixed media--paint and collage.

12"H x 30"W

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It's a Dog's LIfe

It's a Dog's LIfe

Mixed media collage.

36"H x 24"W x 1"D

$350

Dancing in the Forest

Dancing in the Forest

This is based on a true story which comes from the 1964 Alaskan earthquake. It is about a prom dress that got swept away by the tsunami wave which hit Seward. It you want the complete story, e-mail me. This is mixed media and is textured. The dress is real fabric.

36"H x 24"W x 1"D

$850

Mammogram Meditation

Mammogram Meditation

Claudia has to mentally remove herself from her body during a mammogram.
Claudia's thoughts encircle her head on one board while the glass is ready to press down on her breast on the other board. Pink for breast cancer awareness--would be a humorous addition to a screening clinic or doctor's office. Dimensions are for each board--double it for both pieces (which are hung slightly apart.)

30"H x 30"W x 1"D

$250

Hannah Joins the Circus: Human Cannonball

Hannah Joins the Circus: Human Cannonball

An Amish girl becomes a circus star. Collage on birch panel.

12"H x 12"W x 1"D

$125 or set of 4 for $400

Hannah Joins the Circus: Bareback Rider

Hannah Joins the Circus: Bareback Rider

An Amish girl becomes a circus star. Collage on birch panel.

12"H x 12"W x 1"D

$125 or set of 4 for $400

Hannah Joins the Circus:High Wire Walker

Hannah Joins the Circus:High Wire Walker

An Amish girl becomes a circus star. Collage on birch panel.

12"H x 12"W x 1"D

125 or set of four for $400

Hannah Joins the Circus: Elephant Trainer

Hannah Joins the Circus: Elephant Trainer

An Amish girl becomes a circus star. Collage on birch panel.

12"H x 12"W x 1"D

$125 or egos four for $400

Lincoln

Lincoln

Collage entirely created with magazine advertisements. Won 3rd place in the Illinois Times Visitors Guide Cover contest 2017.

24"H x 18"W x 1"D

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Memories of Peru

Memories of Peru

The llama is on a ledge overlook of Machu Pichu. It is collaged from torn handmade paper which provided a coat with texture.

30"H x 48"W x 1"D

$500