Golden Water Irises

Nature is a wonderful model for creating art. In this water garden sky, water, and flowers are simply created, but full on texture and color.

Flower Blooms

Each flower blooms has its own character in nature, and to try to capture it in a stitch is both fun and challenging.

Unfolding Beauty

Gardens are a passion for me, and I love to stitch them. This  garden of iris, tulip and hyacinths takes me back to memories of a sunny spring day.

Winter Blues

As I look upon the landscape on a cold winter’s eve I am embraced by the beauty of the moon, As it’s reflection dances upon the earth, I am overcome by its brilliant winter blues.

Last Flurries

the first snow and last of the season, I saw in Illinois was February 2017 and two little cardinals were sitting on a tree enjoying the beauty of nature and each other.  The simple things is life brings the most joy for I felt they were welcoming me to this […]

Wander with Me

  Some Gardens call to us to come and look more closer.  I enjoy visiting gardens.  I feel that I have a special connection to them.  They are the source of my expression in art, and my imagine is endless when it comes to creating them.

Autumn Blaze

Fall bring inspiration as green turns into hues of yellow, orange, and reds, and nature graces us with a display of artistry that inspires me to create.

Dragon Moon – Dance of the Dragonfly

I randomly paint fabrics to explore the creative process.  I have no goal in mind, just colors and textures.  Once I have finished, I look at the fabric, and let it speak to me.  It is an intuitive creative process, and the end result was this piece.