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"Leelaneau," 24"x24"x1-1/2", acrylic on handmade cradled panel, when available, she will be $1600 plus s&h. Reach out to me for further details.

I've been on an art retreat

(actually I still AM on an art retreat) trying new things with my process. It's been surprising, the sorts of things I'm learning.

This one came about from a rainy morning spent with a mug of steaming tea, studying the drip lines and raindrops gathering in the foliage around the porch of our rental house. I decided to start with the leaves, then thought a wolf was showing up. But she decided to be a fox, and who am I to argue?

Yesterday I tried my hand at plein air painting on the Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes coastline. Tonite I am upping the game and trying moonlit plein air painting. Tomorrow is another round panel of a fox and trees.... or maybe she'll be sand dunes.

Saturday I'll try to finish this week's work before driving back home on Sunday.

And come next week, it will be a final push for Fox Medicine, wiring, varnishing and finishing up all the last minute details so that I can drop my work at the gallery.

And then it's off for a magical celebration as my oldest marries one of my favoritest people in the world.

And then I return in time to attend the opening reception for my solo show Fox Medicine (6:30-8:30pm at Starkweather Arts Center in Romeo, Michigan).

And then I just might take a little time for myself. I think I've earned it!

Thanks so much for following along with my art journey, warmly, Kim


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