Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

Art in the Big Apple

Three days in New York City filled with as much art as we could see. It was amazing!

Mosaic Planter by Marie Wise

Springing into Mosaic

Spring is here and I’m excited to plant some flowers in my first mosaic planter! It was originally a mud encrusted concrete rectangle covered …

Eleven Sunflowers, or Twelve?

In honor of the first day of Spring (March 20) I’m sharing my latest painting: Eleven Sunflowers. This painting is my symbol of …

From Abstract to Surf and Rocks

It’s not easy for a realist painter to paint an abstract. In my case, impossible, although the end result is better than …

My Year in Mosaics

2014 was my first full year working in mosaics. I’m happy with my work. In the process I found a new way to relax …

Reece's Christmas Tree painting - Christmas 2014

Christmas Painting 2014

This year I started a new tradition–painting with my grandchildren on Christmas Day! We used Liquitex Basic acrylic paints on 11 x …

Paintings, Mosaics & Glass

Celebrate the unveiling of my mosaics in December 2014! They’ve never been shown before. You can see them all month at The …

Ka'anapali Beach

Painting in Maui: 2014

November is the very best month to visit Hawaii. We spent the first week of November 2014 on the tropical island of …