Insta… what?

As many of you might have noticed, I have not been writing or blogging here as much as I thought I would be since moving away from my full retail gallery in December 2012. The fact is, that I have been really busy with commissioned paintings, product development and...

Technology and Art – A match made in cyber heaven!

I am a geek.  I am.  There you have it, the truth is out. In my former life, I was a Web Technologist for Adobe Systems and and loved being in the fast paced, arty, yet technical environment of software and hardware. That environment was great for a techno geek and I...

Shades of February

A little color goes a long way. In the past few days in my travels I have encountered a pattern of early springtime.  Yellow.  It’s everywhere and the funky moods that parallel it are pretty significant. So I thought to capture it in this blog… so relax,...

Fun Sonya Sightings

When I was a little kid, I felt as though I wanted a name that was a “ordinary” name, much like my friends in school or people on TV.  I thought I wanted to change my name to become a Sue, Donna or Mary, this would make me feel like I would fit in. Much to...

Tip of the morning to you…

So, I suppose I should get right to the point… I recently had a customer who paid for his purchase in cash and looked for a place to discard his $0.18 cents in change. He asked if we had a “Tip Jar”, the look of sheer shock much have crossed over my...

Riding High

Once upon a time there was a little girl who had a big beautiful dream, she wanted to ride like the wind and to some extent live dangerously.  She loved horses and admired their amazing strength, beautiful coat, luxurious manes and long tails.  She wanted a horse so...