Studio Tour

Let's take a little peek into my studio....aka The Guest Room that I've taken over.

I have the right corner of the room for my work.  And although it may look chaotic, I know exactly where everything is and I can reach most things from my chair.  Today's project is painti...

Behind the Scenes: HRH Java

Miss Java was my loyal fur friend for 17 years. Always patient, she put up with a live-wire kitten that turned into a bossy "sister" and with an interloper who arrived in 2015 and never left.  She moved from apartment in La Mesa, CA to apartment in Austin, TX to dorm room in at SDSU (we were dorm "p...

A backstage peek at my process

As I was preparing my application for Spanish Village Arts Center, it occurred to me that you might like to see how I make my pieces. I chose a prickly pear for my application piece because it's a local flower, I have one in my backyard, and I knew I could paint and collage a small painting in one...

Happy New Year!

Greetings to you as we start this bright new dawn of 2019!I wish you the gift of fur, purrs, wiggly tails and sloppy kisses -- the special love only fur friends can give.A few highlights of 2018:The birth of Poppyfish Studio!3 pieces in the Catnip Connection Art Show, June 20 - July 2....