A globemallow, painted from a photo taken at the Chama River Valley, near Abiquiu, New Mexico, in June. We picnicked … More

Beaver-tail Cactus Flower

I recently went to Joshua Tree National Park in California. For some reason, despite living in California all of  my … More

Sad cherry trees

Cherry blossoms in DC are scarce. A long cold winter seems to have scared them off. I did find a … More

hawaiian orchids

An etegami I did over a year ago… It’s not the best, but it’s very evocative of how I feel … More

Irises in January

  a trio of iris etegami, painted on request for a friend Irises are still a fond memory, deep in … More

Goodbye summer?

I recently learned, from Dosankodebbie, of a Japanese poetic pastime called “finding a tiny autumn,” in which you seek out … More

Hi there!

Sunflower, drawn after walking home along a street with sunflowers taller than me. I didn’t know what words I would … More