Fuego, Volcanic Ash

Fuego, Volcanic Ash On June 3 at 12:00, Guatemala was rocked by a devastating volcano eruption that affected directly or indirectly over 1.7 million people. Many died and even more were left homeless. Antigua, where my family resides, is only a few kilometers away...

Pita Maguey

Pita Maguey Pita Maguey is twine made from the natural fibers of the maguey, or agave, plant. Almost every culture has its own natural twine, and in Latin America it is pita maguey. Although the ancient technique of making the twine has unfortunately dwindled, it is...

Paintings

Bombas54″x72″acrylic, pencil, marker on canvasNovember, 2015 A Bridge71″x45″acrylic, pencil, marker on canvasAugust, 2012 Travelers55.5″ x 55.5″acrylic, pencil, marker on canvasAugust, 2011 Delusion 163.5″ x 82″acrylic,...

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Tools Finding beauty in all things, especially those that are used daily, is the basis of this series. The objects represented; crayons, scissors, pita, tape, toothpicks, wire…are tools and materials that are used daily in the studio. As a mindful activity,...

Emptiness Paintings

Emptiness Paintings Sometimes we search for something only to find it doesn’t exist at all. This series of paintings questions what we are so desperately looking for and expecting and what we actually are seeing (though we don’t know it). This thing that...