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August 11, 2020

I am so glad I said yes to this commission! Scaling my work to two 64″ x 64″ squares presented many challenges but the results were monumental. Patrons of the arts really play such a vital role in moving artists forward. I am so thankful! Now all of my other work seems too small. Some […]

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Abstract Workshops for Adults

February 16, 2020

Abstract Workshops for Adults I have begun teaching an abstract workshop for adults! This is a dream come true after many years of thinking about it. However there is a learning curve for me to get the desired results from the students. One obstacle is trying to explain how I developed from traditional representational art […]

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June 17, 2019

The highlight of my Spring besides a wonderful trip out West with my family was being in a group show called P!NK at McGuffey Art Center with other women artists that I admire. I was happy with the work that I created for the show. McGuffey Art Center

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Prints Now Available

February 16, 2019

Check out my new collection, “Touch of Earth”, on Fine Art America. This work is from a new series where I am incorporating neutral colors into my palette while exploring line, shape and mark making. The many layers and delicate lines give each abstract piece a rich surface. Fine Art America offers prints in a variety of sizes […]

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Starting off 2019 with a BANG!

January 10, 2019

So excited to start 2019 off this way! My art on two labels of red wine for #chestnutoakvineyard in Barboursville, VA.

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End of the Year Thanks!

November 19, 2018

So thankful for the opportunities I had this year! One was creating art for wine labels for Chestnut Oak Vineyard! The first has been released on their white table wine, “Alba”. I have also enjoyed showing with the art group, BozART, this year and our final show is on the downtown Mall, 100 5th St NE, […]

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abstract painting, warm colors, hot pink

Music, Art, Creation?: Come Compare Art at the Second Street Gallery on October 5th

September 27, 2018

  At Second Street Gallery  On October 5th from 5:30 to 7:30 there will be an opening reception at Second Street Gallery and the featured artist is Lana Guerra from New Orleans. She will also be presenting a puppet show at 6:30. My work will be in the “Backroom” which is really the office area, […]

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Teeny Tiny Trifecta

August 30, 2018

Super excited to have three works in the Teeny Tiny Trifecta show at the Second Street Gallery. This is a fund raiser for the gallery and you can also purchase the small works online. Everyone is priced at $100.00!  Check them out: Or these are the opportunities to see them in person: September 5th, 5-7pm: […]

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Cheers to 2017!

December 28, 2017

I was so happy with my studio time this year. Making new connections on Instagram and being involved with the Welcome Gallery in downtown Charlottesville, VA were also some highlights. So many things I want to accomplish in 2018: one is getting my art out into the world in an organized way, working on exciting […]

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Visual Poetry

October 8, 2017

Ralph Waldo Emerson, “We may climb into the thin and cold realm of pure geometry and lifeless science, or sink into that of sensation. Between these extremes is the equator of life, of thought, or spirit, or poetry—a narrow belt.” My graduate advisor just shared this quote, giving me new inspiration and energy! #carolbarberart #creativelife […]

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