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March 4, 2019

 The Frederick Arts Club has invited me to create a large bronze sculpture celebrating the life and work of Claire McCardell. The more I learn about Claire, the more excited I get about this project! She was a revolutionary American designer. 

October 8, 2018

While, I have one foot rooted in reality and I know that Parisians are not any happier than Marylanders, I do think they get a few things right. My other foot is dipping it's toes in the realm of fantasy and "what-ifs." It's a deep well of creativity, though often it l...

July 2, 2018

We returned home last night. The house was nearly 90 degrees and stuffy, but everything was exactly as we left it. I went from room to room, opening windows and letting in the warm, humid summer air. We had hired a cleaning service to scrub down our house top to bottom...

June 6, 2018


Je vais aller à Paris la semaine prochaine.

I have been waiting for this my whole life. When I was about four years old, my favorite playmate was a French boy. We played dolls: Madame et Monsieur et les enfants. Once I found out that this magical, beautiful city called...

April 13, 2018

When I go to the studio, I hang up my coat and put on my studio apron. When I return home, I hang up my coat and put on my kitchen apron. My aprons keep my clothes cleaner, certainly, but they are important for managing that mental shift I make everyday from working ar...

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