Buddy at the Beach

I’m excited to announce the release of my latest creative work, Buddy at the Beach! Brilliantly written by Johanna Basford and illustrated by yours truly. May I introduce, Buddy! He is one of the friendliest elephants around. He loves to spend time at the beach,...

July is World Watercolor Month

It’s time for a challenge. A creative challenge that is–31 watercolor paintings in 31 days! Many artists take on creative personal challenges to spur growth, bust through creative blocks, gain more mastery over a medium, or simply engage in a regular...

Breathe, Color, Write, Repeat

It’s official! My new book, Breathe, Color, Write, Repeat: An Adult Coloring and Writing Journal to Reflect and Reconnect with the Self, is now available on Amazon! Breathe, Color, Write, Repeat is an interactive journal pairing 30 coloring pages with...

Color Yourself Whimsy

Today marks the official release date for my new coloring book, Color Yourself Whimsy! A coloring book for all ages offers 30 unique, whimsical illustrations that will inspire creative play and smiles for young and old alike. You can choose from a variety of...

Intuitive Sketching

As an elementary school teacher, I make a multitude of decisions every hour, every minute and, seemingly, every two seconds. I spend my day reacting and responding, attempting to analyze and judge every decision I make in hopes of an improved outcome. Needless to say,...

What’s Your 2017 Word?

Release. This is my word for 2017. It has many layers and can represent many ideas. It can be as simple as the release of the clutter that creeps into my apartment. (Shoes are the first that come to mind.) Release can also represent the letting go of emotions and old...