I was inspired to start this series after a conversation with a wonderful artist Barbara Vann.  Barbara’s work is intimate and personal, and made me reflect on the fact that I have felt for some time that i’d like to say more in my work.  It’s hard to open ourselves up, and it’s hard not to feel self indulgent, but I feel like I’ve come to a point in my life where starting my endgame, I think, why not?  Over the past 20 years the work I’ve been happiest with has been my small narrative pieces, most of which reflect isolation, loss, the consolation of nature.  A reflection of living in a farm house, surrounded by cornfields and soybeans, and birds…..

Fade Away

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She realized she was fading away