Join me on Tuesday, February 6 from 7:00-8:00 at Howell Library (formerly England Run) in Stafford for a presentation on “Arts and the Apocalypse.” I will give an overview on Apocalypse stories and artwork from various cultures, identify common themes, and discuss how we can use Apocalyptic motifs when creating art. On Saturday, March 10 at 10:00, I will be giving a lecture on Self Portrait Photography. Learn tips for how to take artistic selfies, use photo filters, and make quick retouches in Photoshop.
Come see me in the Fredericksburg area at one of these events! Writer’s Conference • November 11 @ Porter Library I will be part of a panel discussion from 1:30-3:00, and available for questions and comments at the authors’ reception from 3:00-5:00. Book Signing and Art Sale • December 2 @ England Run Library, 1:00-3:00 Book Signing and Art Sale • December 9 @ Salem Church Library, 1:00-3:00 Book Signing and Art Sale • December 16 @ Porter Library, 1:00-3:00 Lecture: Art and the Apocalypse • February 6 @ England Run Library, 7:00-8:00 Art has a unique way of communicating thoughts more »
Through the month of May, a collection of my photography, illustrations, ink drawings, and additional fluff/cool prop items will be on display at England Run Library in Stafford, Virginia. Most of the pieces in the show are available for sale. I will also be there to sell and sign small prints and books on May 20th, 1:00-4:00. Check out a preview of the show below:
If you follow me, you know I’m doing the Women’s Forum in about two hours. I gotta go get dressed, but I want to make sure all you people who give a shit hear what I have to say today, so I don’t care if it’s perfect. I’ll come back and edit it later if I need to. For now, buckle up. Today, shit’s gonna get real. (“What do we say to Death?” “…not today!”) Download my slides here. (If you use Google Drive, it should work fine for you. No promises if you’re anti-Google, sorry. Ain’t nobody got time more »
I will be attending two events in Fredericksburg, VA this spring, and have an art show coming soon: March 19 11:00-12:00 I will be giving a lecture at the Barbara Hicks Geslock Women’s Forum, hosted at James Monroe High School. My talk will be similar to the lecture I gave last year, “Writing and the Creative Lens,” with some modifications and new insights about how to write according to your own needs and schedule. May All month I will be having an art show at England Run Library. Come see my latest works! Most pieces will available for sale. May more »
I had a wonderful time speaking at the Barbara Hicks Geslock Women’s Forum in Fredericksburg this morning. As promised, I have uploaded my tutorials, slides, and presentation transcript to this page. You can also find it under Art > Tutorials via the header menu. Feel free to contact me with any questions, or to inquire about booking me for your own forum or event.
I am speaking at two venues this Spring, so come out and see me if you’re in the area! — Saturday, March 28th, 10:00 a.m. James Monroe High School I’m speaking at the Fredericksburg Women’s Forum about digital art and illustration. Sunday, April 12, 2:00 p.m. England Run Library I’m a guest speaker for the CRRL’s Spring Author Series, talking about my approach to writing. — I will also be showing art for the month of April at England Run Library, and having a collection of my writing-related items displayed at the Headquarters Library in downtown Fredericksburg April-May. These will more »