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I’m teaching a two day workshop on in October 2015 at Maiwa in Vancouver, B.C.  This class is inspired by a class I took from Richard Elliott years ago at Cabrillo Arts, entitled Frankenfabrics! On day one, Richard taught us how to rust fabric and I was hooked! Rust works on encaustic medium, encaustic gesso, […]

I will be exhibiting at Glendale Community College Gallery in March 2014. The show is entitled Paper Trail, and the majority of works will be paper constructions, with some encaustic pieces as well. Here is a photo of The Family Secrets, which is constructed of family letters that are woven. This form measures 96″ x […]

I have limited my teaching for 2014. Here are the Dates and Venues: June 28-July 1-Encaustic Improv at the Pacific Northwest Art School in Coupeville Washington on Whidbey Island Here is the link September 28-October 4 TAFTA Textile Forum in Geelong, Australia-near Melbourne

I’m teaching a class at Wax Works West on April 28, 2013. A subject near and dear to my heart-Encaustic and Text.         Here are some of the exercises we’ll be doing in class.    

I have been designing stencils, which are now being sold at Stencil Girl Products! They are perfect for encaustic or any mixed media. I hope you will check out my offerings. You can also search stencils by artist or by size.  I  have some 6″ x 6″ stencils on their site, as well as 9″ […]

  Join the fun Blog Tour this weekend brought to you by Interweave, the brilliant people who published my new Book!  There are some great give-aways from Enkaustikos and R and F Paints. Here are the fun people participating: Bianca Mandity Bridgette Guerzon Mills Dea Fischer Jane Davies Jodi Ohl Julie Fei-Fan Balzer Suze Weinberg […]

Encaustic Workshops 2012 I primarily teach at Wax Works West with my partners, Judy Stabile and Wendy Aikin. We are offering 59 encaustic workshops for 2012! Here’s the entire Wax Works West Schedule. Listed below are workshops that I am teaching solo (except for the collaborative May29-June1  in Jackson Hole). January 24-29 Encaustics at North […]

Last week I went on an artists date with 4 friends. I know, you’re supposed to go on an Artist’s Date alone. This was far away, so we all drove together to see this inspiring work. We were proud of our homies: Beverly Rayner, Victoria May, Jody Alexander, and Rose Sellery. Here are some snaps […]