My paintings are non-objective, but originate from images burned into
consciousness long ago, which resurface from time to time. Many of
these relate to my childhood love of looking at everything, animal,
vegetable, and mineral, through my microscope. Also to my endless
days spent, as a child, collecting insects and other natural treasures.
making is what I do in order to breathe. The process continues, just
like my heartbeat, whether I am awake or sleeping.
believe that we become whole through creative play, whether it be
with dancing, or wet clay, or poetry, or drumming, or with colors,
textures, and shapes.
is my hope that, through sharing a visual piece of this inner experience,
I can connect on a deeper level with the viewer, and impart some of
the joy and energy that went into its creation.