My encaustic and mixed media paintings emerge like a slow dance that can last for weeks or months in my studio. Occasionally bits and pieces from wild journeys jump in to be a part of the conversation. Their music becomes more layered over time with added layers, findings, or sculptural elements.

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My drawings are sourced from my journals. Each one originates from a specific place and time surrounded by writings that accompany it as I work through feelings regarding an event, journey, or experience. Like an accompaniment, they are the music I make in response to what is occurring both within and in my surroundings. My journals are filled with drawings and sketches but only a few make their debut here if they speak to me with a sense of readiness and completion.

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