I finally dove in and made ink for the first time. It is as gratifying as any creative project I have ever done with the added bonus of making my own medium that is one of a kind. I finally got the supplies I had been waiting weeks for the day before I planned another visit to Pa to see mom, so I decided to … Continue reading First Ink
clover bud tea for ink Continue reading Clover
Last week my sister Carol who lives in Reading, Pa. posted pictures of some jelly and simple syrup she had made from violets she had foraged. I was intrigued by the idea of making the jelly so I asked her for the recipe. Although we are a few weeks behind PA in the season I knew we would soon have a lot of violets in … Continue reading Violets and the beginning of an artistic journey into natural color.
Yesterday I went to a seminar held at The Surrogate Courthouse in downtown NYC. I have never been in this particular building, I arrived like most ny’ers rushing in and having to put my heavy coat, bags and cellphone in the bins to go through security. I rushed to the elevator and went to the second floor to get to the meeting. It was a … Continue reading Secret treasures behind the revolving door.
As a person who has had to hang art in many different types of spaces with walls of different colors and materials, the worst of which was a pink marble wall and a very strange deep orange marbke floor in the lobby of a very old building in Manhattan, it is nice to see an article devoted to the subject. The blues are intriguing, the … Continue reading Great Article looking at Art on Color
We are really lucky to have The Clark, a gem of a museum, nestled up here in Williamstown, MA and not so far from my home. It’s never to crowded and I can spend time viewing some wonderful art that always inspires me no matter how many times I see them. Here are a few: Continue reading A Winter visit to The Clark
If you are going to be in the area please stop by and say hello. Saturday, October 12 thru Monday, October 14, 2019 Click the image above to find out more or here’s an article form the Post Star about the show. https://poststar.com/news/local/artists-team-up-for-th-annual-event-to-save-local/article_acdaca4c-b672-5ab3-836e-2b4d391bcd38.html Continue reading ASA Landscapes for Landsake
I am pleased that I will be featured along with 3 other artists in an exhibition at LARAC gallery starting July 5 through August 7, 2019. The reception for the artists will be held Friday, July 5 from 5 – 7 pm. I hope to see you there. Continue reading Please join me July 5, 2019 5 -7pm
These are mostly pieces that I held onto because they “Sparked Joy” ©Marie Kondo. Now I hope to spark joy in somebody else’s life. Continue reading Spark Joy Sale