Man in the Mirror
When my sales team gave me a 20” x 20” canvas, a set of oil paints, and brushes as a gift, I was moved and humbled. I remember holding back the tears at their thoughtfulness and expressions of love. The painting that emerged surprised me.
It was a cool and lightly breezy mid day on December 29, 2022 as I strolled the town embracing the restaurants and small businesses which hugged the lagoon. I took my hubby [R. Michael Brown], aka Papa Bear, for a pre-New Year’s stay at one of our boutique hotels, Celebration Hotel, Autograph Collection in Celebration,…
Currents – An Abstract Commission
This abstract acrylic painting is my first large commissioned piece. It’s influenced by a famous Puerto Rican artist, Andres Bueso.
This scenic escape is an acrylic painting I did a few weeks ago for a colleague who loves mountains and nature. I truly enjoy working with different tools to get the effects and detail I’m looking for throughout the piece. To see the full size painting, click to my Landscape Painting Page.
Pet portraits warm hearts
The love we have for our pets and the loyalty and love they have for us is a special bond. Many of the pet portraits I’ve done are of pets from my family and friends. A remarkable aspect of a pet’s personality is in the eyes so I try to bring that out in my…
Abstract Art & Ways of Seeing
I’ve always loved abstract art. Learning it has been great fun. Explore the different shapes, colors, and textures of abstract art. Each piece looks different to each person. What do you see? See More Abstract Paintings
I’ve been taking photographs as I’ve traveled around the world and of my Wellington, Florida rose garden. Photos provide tremendous inspiration in light and color. Not only do I take the photos but I grow the roses too! See More Photography