Quarantine Edition

Hello! I hope this post finds you healthy and safe at home. I want to take this time to share a few long overdue updates. The Columbia Museum of Art Back in February the CMA opened their new exhibit It's Alive! featuring the horror collection of Metallica's Kirk Hammett. In celebration, the gift shop features [...]

The Human Condition

Latela Curatorial is hosting The Human Condition, a mixed media group exhibition through October 5th, 2019. The exhibit is curated by Madison Bolls, and features over a dozen amazing mixed media artists. You can view the exhibit catalog here. I am thrilled to be exhibiting two collages! The "human condition" is defined as "the characteristics, key events, [...]

Only Rain Down the Drain

This summer I had the opportunity to paint four storm drains across Columbia, South Carolina for a great initiative with One Columbia, Richland County, and Columbia Water. I came across the call for artists on the Congaree River Keeper Facebook page put out by One Columbia seeking artists to submit their portfolios for consideration. I [...]

Sustainable Art Practices

Cultivating sustainable practices in my daily life are important to me. I try to bring this into my art practice as well. Some days it can be hard to reconcile how wasteful the artistic process can be. I have used many a canvas, stack of paper, or other material, only to hate the end result [...]

Piccolo Spoleto

Amazing news! My collage Red-winged Blackbird has been accepted into the Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Exhibition! It is a dream to be accepted, and have this opportunity to show my work alongside other South Carolina artists in Charleston. The exhibit will be on display at City Gallery throughout the festival. Red-winged Blackbird On View | May [...]

Artist Tools

One of the many ways I use Instagram is to learn from other artists. One way I learn from them is by pouring over studio scenes, and beautifully staged flat lays that show off the tools they use. It is an opportunity to discover new brands, become educated on quality materials, and take in the [...]

Dimensions: A Collage Exhibition

Dimensions: A Collage Exhibition  I am exhibiting this month in a group show at Latela Art Gallery in Washington DC. The gallery is located off the Bookland Metro stop, and it could not be easier to get to! The exhibit features multiple mixed media artists, and features some really beautiful work in a variety of [...]

Start to Finish: A Special Commission

I often do not document the entire process of an artwork. Often much of the progress happens rather fast, and I don't want to stop to take photos. However, I recently was commissioned to create something very special. I wanted to document it to share the progress with the client, and felt it would be [...]