|I am an experimental
artist working in collage, mixed media, acrylic and encaustic.
My early paintings were
realistic watercolor landscapes and florals. Over time my
work evolved into more abstract, non-objective representations.
I now work intuitively, without conscious thought on a
destination or path. Only after a vision emerges does my
process become more directed. I create
texture and dimension as I layer, sand, lift off materials and
add found items. My media remains water based on canvas
and paper and color is the unifying force. Working in mixed media painting is a continually changing
process and a challenge that allows me enormous freedom of