Yee Haw! Another fun mural for Springfield Christian Daycare. This one features some friendly folks from down on the farm going about their day. Farmer Diss is plowing his field while Fergus looks on. Little Cowsy is going for a stroll while Mr. Cat is aboout to steal some apples. Oh no!!! Look for my [...]
What a great opportunity to be creative and come up with this series of fun and colorful characters to line the hallway at Springfield Christian Preschool. Each character I basically came up with on the spot and tried to give each one a little playful spirit. I hope these little people look back and remember [...]
Cute, detailed landscape mural full of various forms of transportation on this daycare hallway wall. This is the first scene of 6 for Springfield Christian Preschool and if you look close, you may or may not see me walking with my daughter on her tricycle in this one...
"From the vast blue Midwestern skies juxtaposed against the angular rows of fields to the vivid colors of the harvest, it is my hope that this mural stimulates the same love and admiration for the local farmer and our land that I have to everyone who views it." CLICK ON AN IMAGE BELOW TO SEE [...]
She Flies with Her Own Wings If you know what that means, you know I researched my subject. Love this mural. It is/was a true labor of love and something I took my time on. Over 120' of corrugated aluminum fencing full of detailed forest, ferns, shorelines, ocean, mountains...everything a trip to Oregon needs. It's [...]
Ethereal and Alluring Restaurant Mural That was the idea behind this inviting mural for Augie's Front Burner in Springfield, IL. The design was a composite of several images done to match the style of the interior murals and of course centered and focused on the restaurant logo. I've also always loved the art deco painting [...]
Blast off! To tie all the walls together in the Outer Space Mural for McClernand Grade School, I designed and painted this cool rocket ship mural painting with plumes of exhaust smoke climbing up the walls and the landscape below it. We really had to whip this one together so as Erin (Art Education Coordinator [...]
Stellar Grade School Mural Magic SPRINGFIELD SHAREFEST 2013!!! This year, I had the joy of coming up with a design and painting something in the library of McClernand Middle School in Springfield, IL. The room had very interesting architecture and a big 5'(h) bulkhead wrapping around the entire room that was already painted a nice [...]