The Spoken Word
40"x40"x 1 1/2"
Acrylic Paint and mixed media on canvas.
The scale to which I have drawn RBG is in proportion to the person she was: BIGGER THAN LIFE. Although her notorious words are the background, scripted in a prominent red, they interplay with her bold portrait to emphasize the vital role in women's rights and equality that defines Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
All 4 sides are painted
48"x36"x 1 1/2"
Acrylic and ink on canvas
My 2021 vision is to share the exuberance, hopefulness and optimism with our Youth Poet Laureate. Her words are a beacon of light, illuminating an American dream that is "within reach". The multicultural hands symbolize diversity in purple mountain majesty of "The Hill We Climb".
All 4 sides are painted on gallery wrapped canvas
On the Wings of Democracy
36" x 24" x 1 1/2"
Acrylic on canvas
With the election in 2021 of our first women, person of color, as Vice President of the United States of America, we have made history. Kamala Harris is indeed on the wings of democracy. May our nation soar to new heights as we are inspired by the positivity of hope and transformation.
All 4 sides are painted on gallery wrapped canvas.
What Will They Tell Their Children?
30" x 22"
Acrylic paint and mixed media on Arches water color paper
The riotous insurrectionists who gathered and attacked our Capital on January 6th, juxtaposed with the innocent children in Central Park who gather harmoniously to play, symbolize and emphasize the stark contrast in our society's morals and mindset. Many of the angry mob are themselves parents and
Forgotten at the Border
Acrylic and mixed media on canvas
What are to become of the children who have been separated from their parents at the Mexican border, the innocent victims of a heartless political act? This painting is a 3rd in a series, "Children During the Pandemic".
"Mama, I Can't Smell the Flowers"
24"x 30"x 1 1/2"
Acrylic and pencil on canvas
Social distancing and wearing masks has altered our world. Our children, just learning to experience the world around them, are not able to live their lives to the fullest. Sadly missing the comfort of a smile and the sweet fragrance of a flower, the pandemic has changed the paradigm of childhood.
All 4 sides are painte
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