MORTALITY: Joy in Ordinary Things

  Right in the middle of an otherwise normal day are the magic moments. They are magic because they are unexpected. These moments are the essence of Mortality.   This photograph of Maya and her Grandpa turned into one of our most treasured family watercolors. Maya’s mother hangs it in …

Symbolism Using Collage and Overlay

  journal entry: Mixed media and collage art have long appealed to me. Most of the examples I see on the Internet and other places are on the artistic side rather than designed to be personal. I have chosen the path of the personal by creating familiar, personal, meaningful and symbolic combinations. I will use …