A sampling of my artistry. 

All work is original and utilizes a combination of techniques, styles and media to achieve the finished product.

Garden Harvest

Garden Harvest

(ink and pencil on paper)

Young Boy

Young Boy

African friend ...of a friend. (chalk on paper)

Lemons

Lemons

What do you do when life hands you a few? (ink on paper)

A Real Rest

A Real Rest

Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly. Matthew 11:28 MSG (ink on paper)

You are Here

You are Here

A collection of places lived --- request your own with a custom order! (ink and pencil on paper)

Country Church

Country Church

Bluebonnet season at the Presbyterian church in Roosevelt, Texas. (acrylic on canvas)

Awake Sleeper!

Awake Sleeper!

(pencil and ink on paper)

Root of Peace

Root of Peace

Love promotes peace (chalk, marker, ink on paper)

Soul Thirst

Soul Thirst

You, God, are my God, earnestly I seek you; I thirst for you, my whole being longs for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water. from Psalm 63:1 NIV (pencil and ink on paper)

Abundance

Abundance

Our God is one of ABUNDANCE not lack --- (marker, ink and chalk on paper)

The Witness

The Witness

Holy Spirit guide us in TRUTH (ink and marker on paper)

CLIMB

CLIMB

The word in action. (chalk, ink and pencil on paper)

Be -YOU- tiful

Be -YOU- tiful

I'm always challenging myself to see beauty in unexpected places. Take this backyard dandelion gone to seed...a weed...or something potentially lovely? Choose to see the good! (photograph with digital effects)

Two Daisies

Two Daisies

(Ink and chalk on paper)

Anoint

Anoint

You anoint my head with oil (ink, chalk and pencil on paper)

SCOUT

SCOUT

My husband's first dog --- devoted...didn't care for opera. (chalk on cardboard)

Ever Glorious

Ever Glorious

"Ever glorious, is the name of Christ And His love endures, ever glorious" Ever Glorious Elevation Worship (paper and ink)

Healthy

Healthy

Actions within words (chalk and ink on paper)

Floral Burst

Floral Burst

(mixed media acrylic on canvas)

Clean Heart

Clean Heart

Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Psalm 51:10 (ink and chalk on paper)

Daisy True

Daisy True

Daisy true Humble and small Close to the ground Hardly seen At all (photograph of Texas wildflower with digital enhancement)

SMOKIE

SMOKIE

Wish I had met this special Texan. A champion, teacher and friend to many. Even though she is gone, Smokie continues to make an impact. (acrylic on canvas)

Bridge Pose

Bridge Pose

Jesus the bridge between sinful man AND a holy God (ink and chalk on paper)

Texas Wildflowers

Texas Wildflowers

Open spaces bursting with bold colors --- a painting inspired by my first Texas spring. (acrylic on wood with marker)

Water Walker

Water Walker

(photograph with digital enhancement)

Shade

Shade

Just outside San Angelo --- a little shade on the way back to Dallas. (photograph with digital enhancement)

Love Each Other

Love Each Other

This is my command: Love each other. John 15:17 NIV (chalk and ink on paper)

Think On These Things

Think On These Things

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable--if anything is excellent or praiseworthy--think on these things. Philippians 4:8 (ink and chalk on paper)

Cheerful Robin

Cheerful Robin

(ink and chalk on paper)

To the Center

To the Center

“The heart is hopelessly dark and deceitful, a puzzle that no one can figure out. But I, God, search the heart and examine the mind. I get to the heart of the human. I get to the root of things. I treat them as they really are, not as they pretend to be.” Jeremiah 17:9-10 MSG (ink on paper)

Eyes Ahead

Eyes Ahead

See beyond the obstacle. (photograph with digital enhancement)

Georgie

Georgie

Tribute to a life lost too soon. (watercolor)

Natural Flow

Natural Flow

Inner core flowing out --- ripples of repetition. Resembling the natural. (pen and ink with digital effect)

Eagle Pose

Eagle Pose

Hope in the Lord Renew Strength Soar on Wings Like Eagles from Isaiah 40:31 (ink and chalk on paper)

Aunt Jana's Bench

Aunt Jana's Bench

North out of Dallas near the Oklahoma border --- a charming plot of country paradise. Every space graced with reclaimed beauty. Old things made new --- new things old. (photograph with digital enhancement)

Two Figures

Two Figures

Through the desert Traveling together Dark and light (chalk on paper)

Jazzy Cat

Jazzy Cat

A wisp of a cat Hiding out front In the Japanese Maple

Baptism

Baptism

"I baptize you with water for repentance. But after me comes one who is more powerful than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire." Matthew 3:11 NIV (paper, chalk, ink and marker)

CORA

CORA

Peanutty, Baby C, my daughter just before two. (chalk on paper)

RUSTY

RUSTY

Always ready to play --- one of the most enthusiastically happy pups I have ever met! (mixed media: burlap, acrylic, paper, ink, thread)

2016 Tracing The Heart

A Real Rest

Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly. Matthew 11:28 MSG (ink on paper)