Today is our soft opening….

Greetings,Today I am up early on a Monday (well I wake up early everyday), but today there is a special purpose.  The studio (Artisans of the Gap) is open today for what we are calling a soft opening.  These will be our hours for the rest of the month Monday through Wednesday 10-3pm. Then, beginning in … Continue reading Today is our soft opening….

Finally,I have uploaded images of the art quilts I have made, and I am hoping for some feedback.   (yes, consider this a hint)The time seems to be flying lately, and considering that this time of the year is usually pretty bad for me, I am very excited about that.  We are into January and … Continue reading

“Technique is just a means of arriving at a statement.”

step oneTonight I began a new painting.  One that is not for someone else, or one that must be completed in one evening.  This painting is my first as I step back into painting AFTER finishing "My View".  There have been so many other details to contend with while preparing for the show and taking … Continue reading “Technique is just a means of arriving at a statement.”

Two Weeks Away…

Morning,As I sit here early this Saturday morning pondering the day, I realize that I am on another countdown.  Time is drawing near for the art show.   Holy Crap!  Why the exclamation you ask, and I will reply, that is easy to answer: If you are still following the blog and the progress you … Continue reading Two Weeks Away…

Day 140 …..pick something and stick to it? no way!

8x10 oils on canvasSomeone once told me that an artist should pick a genre and then produce produce produce. I agree, with the produce produce produce theory. Which is why I am in the middle of this project. As much as I understand the purpose and concept, it just is not me.  Certain aspects reoccur in … Continue reading Day 140 …..pick something and stick to it? no way!