New hand-painted bags at Mosaic Art & Home in Smithville

Chicken Show at Lost Pines Artisans Alliance! Starting this Saturday, 9/15/18 at 206 Main St. in Smithville. Celebrating chickens in conjunction with Smithville’s Wingfest.

New Work “Bastat”, pastel 8 x 10

New Work – “Daisy”, pastel, 8 x 8

Stormy, pastel 9 x 12

This painting is currently on display at Mosaic Art and Home in Smithville Texas .

Pink Sunset, pastel 11 x 14

Red Shed, pastel, 9 x 12

Red Shed is in Round Top Texas.  I was drawn to the colors and the hint of what might be inside.  Round Top is a nice place

Chee Wa Wa3, watercolor & acrylic

Chee Wa Wa or Chupacabra 😉 ?

Chee Wa Wa2, acrylic on cradeled board

Another fun “Chee Wa Wa” painting….. I feel a series coming on.

Chee Wa Wa1, 6 x8 acrylic on cradeled board

Having fun painting colorful “Chee Wa Wa”s for Dog show at the Lost Pines Artisans Alliance in Smithville.

Hello, colored pencil, 6 x 6

See this at the Lost Pines Artisans Alliance in Smithville, Tx

Old Blue, pastel 12 x 16

Gotier Trace, pastel 18.5 x 26

A misty morning on the Gotier Trace, Bastrop County.

Bastrop State Park, pastel, 16×20

Bastrop State Park

New Moon, pastel 12×9

Pink Sunset, pastel 11×14

Texas Sage, pastel 8×8


Blue cotton bag with dark brown web strap. 12.5 x 12.5, top snap closure, small ext. zip pocket, 1 inside zip pocket & 3 i

Salute to Malva

Flowers reminiscent of a Malva painting on a cotton black canvas bag. Zipper top closure.      13R

Best Friends

Golden Retriever on off-white cotton, canvas bag.  Zipper top closure. 13″x13″ with webbing strap. $50+shippi

Morning Glories

Morning Glories are painted on this blue vinyl bag. The bag is “The original handbag by Colleen Fowler”. 6 open in

Pink Roses

This 13.5″ boho asymmetrical bag is made of cotton, with a leather & canvas strap.     &nbs

Hay Rounds, oil 8×10

Alum Creek, oil 14×11

Winter Shadows, oil 9×12

3 New Paintings will soon be displayed at Lost Pines Art Center

These 3 new paintings will be on display at the Lost Pines Art Center starting Tuesday, Sept 5th. They are oils.  The 1st one

New Painting at the Lost Pines Art Center

This painting is now on display at Lost Pines Art Center in Bastrop.

Barn Swallow, pastel 18×12

This painting is currently for sale at Mosaic Art & Home in Smithville, Texas

Spring, pastel 9×12

Albert Handell Workshop

Last week I had the privilege of attending a painting workshop by Albert Handell, a Master of painting in oil and pastel.  Wa

Great Blue, pastel 9×12

Great Blue is a pastel of an early morning scene on the Gulf Coast.  Quiet and subdued.  It has been sold.

Three Pines, pastel 20×16

Little Bluebird, pastel 8×6

The Crossing, oil 16×20

Early Autumn, pastel 12×9

Yellow Warehouse, pastel 9×12

Summer Day in Texas, pastel 9×12

Winter Visitors, pastel 20×16

Cedar Waxwings come to visit in the winter. Most birds that live here in Bastrop County travel alone or in pairs, but not Ceda

Smithville Barn Swallow, pastel 12×16

Cat in the Window, pastel 16×20

After the Bath, pastel 10×10

Waiting at the Cabinet, pastel 20×16

Cow in Thistles, pastel 12×16

Cat Nap, pastel 9×12

Bountiful Harvest, pastel 10×10

This cedar waxwing did not want me to watch him, but more than that – he wanted to keep eating.

Forest Sentry, pastel 18×14

Orange Sunset, pastel 14×11

Across the Creek, pastel 6×8

Sycamore, pastel 16×12

I love the way the white bark of a mature sycamore looks against a bright blue sky.

California Trail, pastel 12×9

This painting is currently on display at Mosaic Art and Home in Smithville, Texas

Bee Happy, pastel 12×16

This painting has been sold.

Brown Pelican, pastel 12×9

One of the Texas Gulf coast’s most interesting birds.  It is so fun to watch them glide gracefully above the waves

Alum Creek Barn, pastel 12×12

This barn used to sit at the intersection of Alum Creek Road and Park Road 1 C in Bastrop County.  It did not make it through

Come see me at the Bastrop Fine Arts Guild

Blue Jay, pastel 7×5

New Paintings at the Bastrop Fine Arts Guild

New Paintings at the Bastrop Fine Arts Guild. Cow in Thistles Stormy Come by and take a look. Open every day except Monday.815

New Work at Mosaic Art & Home

Come by Mosaic Art & Home in Smithville to see these new pieces.

New Work!

Helper Kitties

  Every time I get up from my chair in the studio, this is what happens ;o)

Summer’s Day, pastel 12×9

Beautiful Summer’s Day in Texas.

Bluebird, pastel 16×12

Two Oaks – SOLD

Pines & Phlox – SOLD

Two of my favorite things. Loblolly Pines and drummond phlox. What an incredible color combination!

Welcome to!

Welcome to my new site! I’m excited to finally get my work online and into your eyes. Take a look around and let me know