Summer 2019 Self-Paced Adults’ and Kids’ Art Lessons

Hello all! I’m really excited about the upcoming changes in the structure of my art lessons. Previously I was working from a 12-week syllabus that made it hard for people to jump in when they wanted. I’m reworking my course offerings to make them...

Scheduling Survey for Summer Adults’ and Kids’ Art Classes

Hello all! I’m offering self-paced, come-when-you-want art classes at my home studio in UHills this summer! Classes will start the week of Monday, June 10, 2019 (after Irvine public schools let out). In order to best serve the community, I’d like to get...
New Video! “Spring Melt at Convict Lake”

New Video! “Spring Melt at Convict Lake”

Hello all! I recently went up to the Lake Tahoe area with the family over my kids’ spring break at the beginning of April. On the way back to Orange County we drove through the eastern Sierras. The snow was so great this year I was annoying my family with all of...
More Italy Paintings! (and another video)

More Italy Paintings! (and another video)

Hello all, I took a break from my Italy series last fall to work on some commissions for the holidays. I’ve also been doing web development work (art is great, but art alone doesn’t pay like IT does :), so that impacted my painting schedule a bit. In any...
New Paintings of Cinque Terre, Italy (with videos)

New Paintings of Cinque Terre, Italy (with videos)

Hello all! I just finished the next Italy paintings. The subject of this one is Riomaggiore, Italy. It’s the southernmost of the “five lands” that make up the region collectively known as Cinque Terre. It’s about two and a half hours away from...
First Paintings of a New Italy Series!

First Paintings of a New Italy Series!

Hello all! I went to Italy in June 2018 for a family vacation (for 2 weeks!). It was a great time. I thought I’d get to do some painting while I was there, but we were so busy that I only got to paint twice. I got a TON of reference photos, though, and...

Fall 2018 Adult and Family Art Lessons Class Materials List

This materials list is intended for students in my fall 2018 adult and family art lessons.  For your convenience, these are the most cost-effective options I could find for you. If you’d prefer to go to the store to buy the materials rather than order online, I would...

Sign-ups available: Fall Adult and Family Art Lessons

Hello all! I’ve opened up the sign-ups for my fall adult and family art lessons.  What does “adult and family” mean?  Usually if I gear a lesson toward younger kids it’s 2 hours long, and adults are 3 hours long.  If your child is comfortable...

Adult Progressive Art Lessons Followup Survey

Hello all, If you got an email requesting to come do this survey, it’s because you previously expressed an interest in adult art lessons with me.  I really appreciate your interest! I’m following up to try to refine the course offering based on the...

Kids’ Progressive Art Lessons Followup Survey

Hello all, If you got an email requesting to come do this survey, it’s because you previously expressed an interest in kids’ art lessons with me.  I really appreciate your interest! I’m following up to try to refine the course offering based on the...