A Kitchen Backsplash designed by the artist in the Arts & Crafts vein. Custom cut tiles and added pieces to create a beautiful back splash for this kitchen. The stainless steel outlet covers make a nice addition. I can design and install tile in your kitchen. Drop me a note if you are thinking about it.
I wanted to create a series of paintings. A friend mentioned Mackinaw Island and how the tourists love the area and want paintings of the images there. So I thought about the horses and how beautiful they are. I spent a day painting this powerful piece. There will be more to come.
From drab to Elegant this entry way transformed into a beautiful piece of art. The pattern on the wall was custom designed for the space. And the colors chose to fit the environment. I also did the pre- removing of wall paper the patching and repainting of this entry way. The mirror I used is the owners Great Grand mothers mirror she used to have in her home. I take the old and use it with the new. I can create beauty in your home as well. Drop me an email and we can discuss any ideas you are interested in.
The Montague Fire District Mural, located on Wilcox Rd. Montague Michigan. It was an Overwhelming success! The fire fighters and the City of Montague is in "Awe" of the job well done. I am grateful for the opportunity to be part of the history of the Fire Department and also the City of Montague. Thank you friends! 11-2009
The Montague Fire Station Mural in progress. Inside the station on the wall I have begun the painting that I designed for the Fire Station. The size is approx. 20'x15'. This is just the beginning of the painting, check back for more pics in the works.
Look closely at this fine antique painted table. I restored the table back to the original painting , this peacock was ruined in a fire and the table restored . I painted the Peacock and the pin stripping around the outside.
It is painted in acrylic paints.
Just another way to use my talents.
Sharon ~ Charlevoix, Michigan
Schroeders Vintage Model - T Ford Truck . I did all the pin striping, the Logo on the side of the truck and the Schroeders Nursery lettering along the top and around the other side and back. The truck is in the Fourth of July Parade.
Birch Trees in the Fall. This painting I just finished is to be hung on display in the window of Donaylle Nicole Hair Studio , Grand Haven Michigan. You may go view it in person , it is for sale! The painting is a mixed media of Acrylics & oils.
The Finished Donor Tree for the Tamarak. The leaves on the tree are made from brass and engraved. The names on the leaves are the people that donated to the Tamarak , people and businesses around the area. I thank everyone for this oppurtunity to use my talents.
Tamark Health and Wellness Center - Fremont Michigan. Glass Mosaic Tree on entrance wall . This tree was created for adding leaves of people who had contributed to the building of this Center. The leaves in this photo are not applied yet, they are still being made. Keep posted for more......
A Wall Mural bigger then life designed for the White River Yoga Studio ,with Mitch Coleman instructor. This is the Warrior Stance. The power symbol is behind it representing the power and strength of Yoga.
Elegant Mosaic Glass design , surrounding a mirror. Each piece of glass was custom designed and cut then adhered to a wooden board . A mixture of black grout is filled into the cracks around the glass. A handmade wooden frame is custom made for the piece.
Glass mosaic design surrounding a mirror. This elegant design was created and crafted by the Artist Francesca ( AKA Sharon ) Mirror is available for purchase , please contact email address. Unodolcebella@gmail.com
"The Kiss" is an oil painting, size 5'x3.5'. This is an original painting, the subject matter I am sure you have seen before as they are the Raphel Angels. I painted this for my sister ,and the piece is gracing her livingroom.
The "Sister's" embracing each other in love and compassion. This is a detailed pencil drawing along with the colored pencil. The painting is aprox. in size 18X24" . This is available as prints - 8X11" for only $20.00 The original is for sale, to inquire about it please email me @email@example.com
A 40 foot Mural painting designed for the childrens book section in the Grand Rapids downtown , Schullers Book Store. The design are the characters in various children's books moving along the Grand River , stopping in the many towns it runs through. Finishing up in Lake Michigan.
The Mural at the MDOT in Grand Rapids , Michigan. Together with a fellow artist , we labored over the design and spent many many weeks of mural painting in the lobby of the MDOT. Located on Front Street in Downtown Grand Rapids. This is a great accomplishment.
My three graces. You have seen these woman before possibly in Florence Italy? The Uffizi Gallery? These 3 beauties I painted on a large canvas , size 5'x 4' they hang in my living room. This is the quality of art work I can produce. In oils as the master Botticelli painted back in the Renaissance Era - 1482
The phases of the moon adorn the branches of the tree, which portray the seasons of the earth. If you look closely , the wintry branches are made with flashed glass. Flashed glass is a process where colored glass is introduced to molten glass and the two pieces meld and become one. Then the glass is masked off in the areas to keep the color, and the glass is sand blasted to reveal the white wintry branch.
I have been painting , drawing and creating beauty my whole life.
Studied art at various schools growing up in Buffalo , New York and then on to College. Received a BFA @ Kendall College of Art & Design, in Grand Rapids Michigan. I reside in Montague , Michigan on the shore of the great lake.
Beauty and Art are my passion. Here on this blog I will keep you up to date with current works of art and also past, mosaics & mural projects.
You will find intermingled my larger works of art. Fine art ,oil paintings, mural paintings,mosaic murals , & my Jazz Musicians.
I am inspired by visiting others art galleries, checking out great artist on-line, traveling the country and basically being surrounded by beauty. Please feel free to contact me as I would love to meet new artists! Thank you .