Last month my mom and I saw the movie Loving Vincent at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The four-year project, directed by a Polish husband and wife team was brought to life by 120 artists from around the world. Together, they created the first ever hand-painted movie. Told through the eyes of the Postman's son, … Continue reading Loving Vincent
Just prior to my surgery, mentioned in my last post, "Catching Up", my family went on a mini weekend vacation to Niagara Falls. Originally we were thinking of doing a big vacation to California, but because I had no idea of how the recuperation would go and my husband's work travel schedule, we had to … Continue reading Niagara Falls
It's been a very long time since I posted anything let alone created a piece of art. Summer has come and gone, the school year has begun, and Fall is upon us. My artistic life has been put on hold, yet again. It's a darn good thing I'm not relying on this gig to make … Continue reading Catching Up
I am happy to announce that I have been chosen as the Featured Artist of the Month at Eli Tea Bar in downtown Birmingham, Michigan. Each month a local artist is chosen to showcase their work on the large 9' x 13' wall just inside the contemporary cozy atmosphere. About two months ago, I serendipitously … Continue reading Eli Tea Bar
Hello fellow artisans. I am happy to announce that I have created an account on Fine Art America and have listed some of my original art for sale as well as prints of most of my paintings. Please visit my profile page here if you are interested in purchasing anything. Thank you!
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Art is all around us. All you have to do is LOOK... For the past year, my younger son has been heavily into magic and cardistry. Cardistry differs from card magic as defined below: While card magic focuses on manipulation of playing cards for purposes of illusion, cardistry is the non-magical manipulation of playing cards with … Continue reading Card Art
Reblogged from Huffington Post Katherine Brooks Senior Arts & Culture Editor, The Huffington Post. Ahead of its Feb. 6 issue, The New Yorker released a sneak peek of its upcoming cover ― a tribute to the Women’s March that attracted over 3 million protestors around the world. Familiar at first glance, the cover features a collared-shirt-clad woman flexing her … Continue reading Rosie the Riveter
A few weeks ago I was paging through the enormous Winter catalog of our local high-end, up-scale mall: Somerset Collection. This "tome" is basically a super-charged glossy Vanity Fair magazine on steroids, with ads from Versace, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Burberry, Gucci, etc. You get the picture; it's our little slice of Beverly Hills' Rodeo Drive or Paris' Champs-Elysees right … Continue reading Continuous Line Drawing
Borrowed from Buzzfeed Posted on August 10, 2015, at 5:59 p.m.