Book Tour Recap: Dixie-Narco edition

It's been a while since I got back from my husband's book tour, but a lot of photos later I am finally updating about it. Needless to say it was a blast and it timed well with our 13th wedding anniversary. Got to see a lot of old friends and made some new ones, too.… Continue reading Book Tour Recap: Dixie-Narco edition

When I Can’t Leave the Country, I Go Back to New Orleans

And from the warmth of New Orleans, I've come back to Cleveland. Snow on the ground, a nasty cold, and some trying work assignments. Welcome home! Although at this point I think we can call New Orleans my other home -- this was my fourth trip this year alone! The original plan was to go… Continue reading When I Can’t Leave the Country, I Go Back to New Orleans

New Painting: “Night Shift”

Oil on paper, 11x14 inches. Maybe it's the time I spent in New Orleans this year -- or the fact I'm wishing I could be there when I'm not -- I have been having a common theme of masks, lately. It's very hard to get the colors right on things when I can't scan direct,… Continue reading New Painting: “Night Shift”

Summertime Artworking

There is a nice article in GOOD Magazine about the events I attended in New Orleans back in March. At the time I was quoted, I was doing my research, but sadly the salary ranges weren't too hot so I'm staying in Cleveland another year. Honestly, I'm still having a lot of things go wrong… Continue reading Summertime Artworking

Weekend in Cleveland: a few art shows and a race

We had both the faculty show and juried show at BAYarts, as well as Mallorie Freeman's solo show at William Rupnik this weekend. A great turn out for both and it was fun catching up with people. A little miffed about the placement of my painting "Drip" as it was a little embarrassing to have… Continue reading Weekend in Cleveland: a few art shows and a race

Calling Artists and Galleries in New Orleans!

If you or anyone you know is an artist or gallery based in New Orleans, please contact me so I can add you to my list of places to visit with during my stay as part of the NOLA Bound program this coming March 14-18. I will probably have a documentary camera crew with me… Continue reading Calling Artists and Galleries in New Orleans!