Caipirinha Recipe

To celebrate my upcoming featured show SAUDADE at the Lowcountry Artists Gallery, I am sharing this classic Brazilian Drink recipe. A classic caipirinha is made with “cachaça” and if you are to buy one, I recommend getting a good quality bottle. Otherwise, you may use vodka (I actually prefer this version). The trick to make … Continue reading Caipirinha Recipe

Art Vocabulary

Acrylics, oils, canvas, giclées... all seem a very simple nomenclature for someone - like me - that has been in the industry for over 20 years. However, I was recently talking to a friend and she asked me what it all meant. It took me by surprise as I unfortunately took for granted that everyone … Continue reading Art Vocabulary

Set the vibe to a space by adding Art

Have you ever walked into a room and thought it needed a revamp? Some extra life? Most likely it crossed your mind that the walls could do with a new color, or perhaps change the furniture? So much work there, isn't it? Did it occur to you that adding a piece of Art can change … Continue reading Set the vibe to a space by adding Art

Plein Air x Studio

Painting outdoors has always been fascinating to me. I love capturing the vibe from a place I visit and nothing better then sketching from life to truly get the energy of a subject. After I became a mom my time has just not worked out the same as before. I don't seem to be able … Continue reading Plein Air x Studio

Announcing an Awesome Partnership

About a year ago I met Monica Pepe, an amazing Marketing/PR woman, owner of Ideability, and founder of the group Boss Ladies of Mount Pleasant. We have kept in touch for a while and recently she set me up to a real cool partnership with the author Suzie Webster. A kick-ass Trio Our first project … Continue reading Announcing an Awesome Partnership

City Gallery

During the famous Spoleto Festival in Charleston, the City Gallery holds a special juried exhibition, and guess what? I got juried in! Surprise, surprise... my strong rebellious piece "I don't give a f*ck" was the one chosen to show. Some people say Charleston is quite conservative and this is the reason why I created this … Continue reading City Gallery

Mount Pleasant Town Hall, April 2019

For the 3rd time straight I have been selected to exhibit my art the the Town Hall of Mount Pleasant. During this rotation I am showing 3 new paintings. The new Program is set to exchange the art every quarter, all over the hallways at the new Town Hall building. I am honored to have … Continue reading Mount Pleasant Town Hall, April 2019

Wild Dunes Commissioned Art

Reference View for the Commission Last month I was approached to work on a commissioned piece for a 60th birthday celebration gift. My client sent me a photo she took and that her husband - the birthday boy - wanted printed. Instead, she decided I could make it even more special by creating a painting … Continue reading Wild Dunes Commissioned Art

Would you ever guess where I took my husband on our first date?

Well, first I need to explain that this was his first trip to NYC while for me, it was a work trip to a place I used to live. Two days before my flight, he sent me a message asking if I was in the USA yet. We had been friends for a few years … Continue reading Would you ever guess where I took my husband on our first date?

Women’s Day

Today I woke up and had completely forgotten about March 8th. As I am sipping my coffee and checking my social media feeds (this is my morning routine), I started seeing some amazing posts on the International Women’s Day. I instantly felt an urge to put something together to share. Out of luck, I had just … Continue reading Women’s Day