Art Painting

Often referred to as Surface Design, the act of art painting the surface of materials is considered an art form all its own.  For my membership in the League of NH Craftsmen I am juried separately in this medium. 

Painted fabric collaborations

On occasion I have had the pleasure of painting fabric for other artisans that is incorporated into their work.   Hand carved chairs by Jeffery Cooper.  Painted and stitched cotton by Jane Balshaw.  Photography by Bill Truslow; all rights reserved. Hand crafted side chairs by Tom McLaughlin of Epic Woodworking.  Painted and stitched cotton by… Continue reading Painted fabric collaborations

Botanica vessels

Fused, shaped and stitched canvas, hot glue and artist acrylic


Sometimes my paint brush lands on canvas or wood.