“Racing to the Edge” (2009) mixed media on paper, framed, 30x24in. All paintings are made with the finest quality materials. Original works of art include a handwritten explanation of the painting, the story behind making it and the message contained within the art. “Racing to the Edge” is an abstract exploration of dance and boundary. This original work of art is done on a heavy cotton paper and is framed in an umber hue of fine Italian wood, protected in a white matting with archival glass. The work is a mixed media of acrylic, gouache, watercolor and gold gilding. If you look closely you can see the shape of a hummingbird and a horse, which represent free-spirited joy.