Easter Basket Workshop

I taught a wonderful Easter Basket Workshop on 21 March 2016. People created beautiful baskets from oatmeal and cereal boxes. You can get two baskets from a oatmeal and cereal box. You cut both in half. You then glue the bottom of the second half.  After that you take wrapping  or wall paper and wrap and tape…

JoAnn Ajamu – A Outstanding and Unique Artist

On 26 March 2016, an outstanding artist visited my studio. Her name is JoAnn Ajamu. She makes beautiful pictures with contact paper. I have a pack of her gift cards and I just love them. Ajamu Art portrays strong Black Women wearing head wraps. Her business name honors her husband who passed away in 2006…

My First Makeup Doll

I am very excited about my first makeup doll. I made the doll from baby clothes. I sewed the arm sleeves and feet shut. After that I stuffed the doll with polyfil. I made the head by placing polyfil in the center of a 18 x 18 piece of white material. I made a triangle…

Doll Making Workshop

I taught two doll making workshops last week. The dolls were made from baby clothes. We sewed the arms sleeves and feet shut.Then we stuffed the outfit with poly-fil. We made the head by putting polyfil in a 18 x 18 white piece of cotton material and then making a triangle to hold the polyfil….

Trip to California and Paris to Promote Artwork

I am planning to take my artwork to  San Diego, California in April 2016 and to Paris, France in August 2016. My beautiful 5 x 7 art cards are helping me to fund trips to California and Paris to show my artwork to galleries. These art cards are very affordable at $5.00. They will add beauty to…

Event at Gallery 788

I went to the reception for the show “Venus Envy” at Gallery 788 in Baltimore, MD on 10 March 2016. It was filled with  original artwork by women. I sold my beautiful 5 x 7 art cards at the reception.  You can read more about Gallery 788 at www.g788.org. There was wonderful entertainment by opera…

Portraits of Women In History

I perform a wonderful Women’s History Program. In this program I talk about the many accomplishments of women in the country. We talk about the women struggle for their own identity,  the right to an education, and for the right to vote. We will talk about Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Stanton fight to obtain…

Celebrating St. Patrick ‘s Day

I perform a very meaningful St. Patrick Day’s Program. In this program you  will learn how St. Patrick once was a slave in Ireland. He escaped slavery and become a Bishop in the Catholic Church. He returned to Ireland and used the shamrock to teach Christianity.  You will learn that the first St. Patrick Day…

Upcoming Art Events

I am part of the All Women’s Show, “Venus Envy” at Gallery 788 in Baltimore, MD.  I will be at the reception on March 10, 2016 from 7pm to 11pm.   The show runs from March 10, 2016 to 1 April 2016. I will be selling my $5.00 art cards. I plan to take my art to Paris…

Weekend of Great Painting

I painted 10 beautiful pictures last weekend. I have not done that in a long time.  I started  painting Saturday morning at 12:00am. I usually paint in the middle of the night. That’s when I get inspired. I painted six on Saturday and four on Sunday.  I sold a picture that I painted on Sunday,…