DIY Watercolors

I took a great class back in March at Case for Making in the Outer Sunset.  I learned how to make my own earth pigments, and also got some tips on different washes, brush techniques, and mixing colors. 

A dog portrait gift

This winter, I worked on a painting of my mom's dog, Maverick, for her birthday.  I think we were all pleased with how it came out, Mav included!  (And, I used watercolors I made at

Find my notecards at Traveler in Pacifica!

I'm excited that a few of my notecards are now being sold at Traveler in Pacifica, at Lindamar Beach.  It's a great shop with surf gear, outdoors-inspired goods, and local products, so be sure to check it out: 

Belated birthday sea creature printmaking

Because printmaking is more fun with friends and sea creatures!  I had a birthday class at 3 Fish Studios back in August.