Mermaid tails for tarot tales, first try

I’m thinking about how to display tarot cards for readings. I created mermaid tails to display the cards standing up. Each one has a stone to add weight to the polymer clay tail. They almost look like doll dresses 👗 or hammerheads sharks. I think I can improve on this first try at creating mermaid…

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Unicorn Pegasus Rainbow Pin Project

Rainbow Bright and My Little Pony are inspiration for this pin. The first rainbow horse appeared in my drawings about 2015. Recently, a trip to Scotland and watching the movie, The Last Unicorn sparked an interest in creating this flying unicorn pegasus pin. I’ll have 50 of these little guys soon (see final drawing at…

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New Painting: Dip into your dreams

  Standing back from this painting I felt a shock at the realization that it was suddenly done. The second wave of the surprise hit me just as fast, I like this painting. The colors are bold and muddy at the same time. It holds together just barely and I’m resisting the urge to tidy…

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Lowercase platinum rainbow mermaid letters

These are photographs of small clay mermaids spray-painted silver on top of a acrylic multimedia piece on vellum paper. It’s part of the ongoing mermaid letters series. Do you have a favorite letter? Mine were the ones that kind of doubled up I liked the g, j, i and e. I included large photo versions…

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Rainbow Bird painting 11×20

Rainbows have captured my imagination. They are a naturally occurring and numinous event. Symbolically they are part of myths like St. Patrick’s Day and Noahs’s Ark, and many more from all over the world. More recently the rainbow has become a sign in the gay rights movement. There is also a strange phenomenon of the…

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