Geez, how long has it been since I set my colored pencils and paintbrushes aside to buckle down and truly focus on writing? Sifting back through the old blog post pile, it looks like it was WAY back in August 2017 (you know, ancient times as far as the Interwebs go) when I wrote about … Continue reading One Last Artistic Hurrah
I know I am LOOOOONG overdue for a Sketchbook Show Off, but other news keeps getting in the way, and even my news has gotten in the way of my news. Take for example, my latest art show that went up in May. You didn't even know about it did you? Luckily, I'm dedicating this … Continue reading Decorating Another Wall with My Art
This week I learned that sometimes it pays to pause before hitting Delete when checking my email. As you may remember, I recently wrapped up my first solo art show with the Clackamas County Arts Alliance’s 2016 Artist Exhibit Program (a huge THANK YOU to everyone who came out to see it, by the way). As … Continue reading An Encore Art Performance!
After months of having to read my blathering on and on about being selected for a solo exhibition by the Clackamas County Arts Alliance, about the trials and tribulations of trying to get enough pieces of new artwork done for the show, and about the horrors of selecting and framing that artwork, you'll be glad … Continue reading Let the Show Begin!
This week my art time has been spent away from my colored pencils and has instead been devoted to prepping my work for my upcoming solo exhibition (which starts next week....Squeeee!). That prep work has meant suffering the tedium of framing my artwork. Ugh. You'd think with the amount of detail throw into my drawings/paintings … Continue reading I’ve Been Framed!
I feel like I should put on an overpriced gown and roll out the red carpet to announce the top picks in my recent Art Show Polls. But since I'm only rubbing shoulders with my cats and guinea pigs rather than stylish celebrities, I suppose it's okay that I do this post in my shorts and sweater. … Continue reading And the Winners Are…