Stevie & Blondie

WOMEN WHO ROCK series Madelynne Jones Acrylic on birch   10in x 10in Commission I work at an amazingly empowering company called Novella Brandhouse. My bosses are two creative and encouraging ladies that I adore and admire. For our annual open house, the theme was “I’m with the Brand” since we’re big music fans. So…

Poppies & Peonies

Poppies & Peonies Acrylic on canvas (24 in x 40 in)  Commissioned Finally getting to show off this beauty. It’s so fun when a friend commissions a painting with total freedom to “make something beautiful.” Poppies & peonies for my dear friend @jsmithevents. I mean, when you’re friends with a florist ya gotta paint flowers,…

Wolf & Sheep

Wolf & Sheep Acrylic on wood panel (12 in x 12 in)  My brother wrote a poem a while ago that he wanted me to turn into a painting. The irony is that I can’t find it, but it was a beautiful and angsty poem from the perspective of a wolf, pleading that he shouldn’t…

St. Francis of Assisi

St. Francis Patron Saint of animals, merchants, ecology.  Acrylic on canvas  Commissioned This was a long-time-coming commission for my friend Ian. The painting includes motifs echoing St. Francis’ love of nature and simplicity. He is wearing a simple green tunic, symbolizing growth, with leaves and flowers also echoing growth. He holds three birds in three…