24 October 2008

Artwork being used for a great cause.

I am very pleased to have a modified version of my 'Mother Nature and Child' design being used as a logo for the Josephine DeMello Foundation to help educate, raise awareness and funds for families affected by SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome).

To learn more about this foundation, please visit:

23 October 2008

October 20th Front Page of Etsy! Wahoo!

Many thanks to chrdesigns for featuring one of my paintings in her beautiful treasury of warm, rustic hues. I was very excited to learn that not only had my appeared in my very first treasury, but it also made the front page of etsy. Exciting!!

Here's the screenshot that someone saved to Flickr

Just added an event for this weekend.

October 25, 2008 - Please join me at Elkins Park Presbyterian Church, 234 Cedar Road ,Elkins Park 9-2 p.m (to benefit the MoM's club of Jenkintown and the Elkins Park Presbyterian Church.)

30+ vendors offering various arts and crafts.

Newly listed in my etsy shop


10 October 2008

Designs up for Vote at Shirt.Woot - Pet Themed Derby.

It's a Pet Derby this week so I worked on a couple whimsical pet-related design. Kept it simple and cute.

new items listed at etsy and ebay:
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Thank you for your vote.

07 October 2008

Link to new webpage of Fine Art Photographs

I'm starting to build a web collection of photos that I've taken over the years that have
served as inspiration for many of my paintings. Some of the images will be made available in print form and I'll update the blog to let you know when the prints are available.

Thanks for looking. Enjoy!!

06 October 2008

Thanks for the Best Loser Award.

Robert at Bestloser.com graciously gave my little piggy banks on the run in 'Oh No! It's a bank run' a Best Loser award. It didn't get the big prize, but it's always fun to get a best loser nomination. Thank you Robert at to those who made the nominations.

Thanks for the Honorable Mention

Shirt.Woot gave an Honorable Mention to my tshirt design inspired by the film 'eternal sunshine of the spotless mind". Thanks woot! It'll be fun to see it in the do-over derby in the next few weeks.

03 October 2008

New Design on Shirt.Woot for the Art as Text Derby.

The contest this week was to make letters/words out of art. I
chose to do the phrase "Strangers with Candy". The letters in the words
"With Candy" are spelled out by odd-looking little creatures holding

A little different from my other derby entries, but fun to do!

Thanks for your vote (if you're a wooter.)


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02 October 2008

Artwork to be displayed at the Straube Art Center for the Winter Fine Art Show.

I am pleased to announce that I have been invited to display 20-25 paintings at the Winter Fine Art Show at the Straube Art Center in Pennington, New Jersey. The Winter Fine Art Show will run from Jan. 9 thru February 28, 2009. All artwork will be available for purchase at art show. There will be an artist reception and preview of the event. I'll post more information closer to the show dates.

Etsy Shop Grand Opening

New items added
to my Etsy store.

Please take a look. I'll be adding new items every week. -kristen

01 October 2008

New items just added to my eBay store.

I know that I haven't been very good at updating my 'painting a day' blog with pictures of my newest paintings. But, I wanted to let you know that several new paintings have recently been added to my eBay store.

Throughout October, I'll be offering free shipping on all auction items. I also added several smaller paintings and framed prints that will make great gifts for the upcoming holiday season. Thanks for
taking a look. Enjoy!