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Author Tour Adirondacks 2017

I am so thankful that spending a week visiting independent bookstores in the Adirondack Park area is part of my summer tradition. I feel privileged as an artist and author to meet my new readers and share my love of nature and art with them. I set up a drawing workshop in one of my

Art and Nature

I am so very thankful that my books, If You Listen to the Trees and The Paintbrush Dreamer are on the shelves of beautiful art gallery gift shops in New York and Ontario,Canada. As nature has always been my motivation to paint and write, it is so gratifying that The Burchfield Penney Art Center has

What Medium do you work in?

People often ask me what medium do you use. This is a trick question for me. I work in the medium that the subject calls for, it could be writing a poem, painting in watercolor, sketching in charcoal or using the lens of a camera. I never can seem to commit to being labeled a


I am always trying to strike a balance between making books and setting them free into the public eye. One of my favorite experiences in that regard was when visiting a gorgeous gallery in Ontario, The McMichael Collection, the gift shop owner ordered a couple dozen of my books. My favorite Canadian artists’ paintings are

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