What’s Happening

[caption id="attachment_3059" align="alignleft" width="405"] Funny Bones 2Acrylic on canvas30" X 30"[/caption] "Funny Bones 2" This painting has been selected for display in the Art on 30th's black and white show, "Tuxedo".   The show runs for the month of May.  Reception in the gallery is scheduled for Saturday, 24 April, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM.  See the link below for more details.  Artist Quote for the week:  “If you have to be certain of the end result, don’t be a painter”  https://www.arton30th.com/...

[caption id="attachment_3034" align="alignleft" width="549"] The Cows Came Home, Acrylic, 24" X 30"[/caption] The Cows Came Home Yes, the party is over, but it was GREAT!  I entered this painting in the Robert Burridge Studio Virtual show, "Table Setting" and was awarded BEST IN SHOW!  Wait, it gets better!  A couple from Pennsylvania purchased the painting after they saw it on the San Diego Museum of Art Artist Guild Zoom meeting!  Doesn't get much better than that!   Quote for the week: Forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain whether you are inspired or not.        Octavia E. Butler...

On a whim I decided to create some crazy faces.  Enjoy! [caption id="attachment_2964" align="alignleft" width="178"] Acrylic, 5" x 5"[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2965" align="alignleft" width="190"] Acrylic, mixed media, 7.5" X 7.5"[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2963" align="alignleft" width="180"] Acrylic, 9" X 9"[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2966" align="alignleft" width="184"] Acrylic, 9" X 9"[/caption]...

[caption id="attachment_2984" align="alignleft" width="300"] Rhapsody in Red[/caption] Art on 30th's new show this month is "Red Velvet" and my work has been accepted!  I created a bowl, teacup and saucer out of repurposed, tie-dyed coffee filters which were coated with resin.  The gallery reception will be held Saturday, February 13th, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Art on 30th, 4434 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92116  |  (619) 894-9009 https://www.arton30th.com/...

[caption id="attachment_2885" align="alignleft" width="248"] Pause[/caption] Didn't Make the Cut But There's More Well, "Pause" didn't make the exhibition for the "At Midnight" show at the Ashton Gallery.  But, I'm sure there is a place for it in the future.         In the meantime, I have had fun making some very colorful masks!  I have posted the link below for the YouTube video.  Kinda have to hunt for the pattern but it's there.  Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjqweGdyDuA [caption id="attachment_2901" align="alignleft" width="584"] Masks[/caption]...

[caption id="attachment_2885" align="alignleft" width="390"] Pause[/caption] I have entered a new painting for a new show called "At Midnight" for Art on 30th (Ashton Gallery).  The title of my submission is "Pause".  The results of the submissions will be announced on 28 September 2020.  The opening reception is Halloween, 31 October!  It runs until 28 November.  Wish me luck! Ashton Gallery, 4434 30th Street, San Diego, CA 92115 https://www.ashtonartgallery.com....

Here are a few new paintings completed during the last few months.  I hope you enjoy them. [caption id="attachment_2861" align="alignleft" width="279"] SURRENDERAcrylic/Mixed Media7.25" X 7.75" - Framed$130[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2869" align="alignleft" width="201"] BORROWED TIMEAcrylic/Mixed Media7.5" X 11" - Framed$190[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2860" align="alignleft" width="300"] QUEBEC HIGHWAYAcrylic/Mixed Media7.5" X 7.5" - Framed$130[/caption]...

  [caption id="attachment_2849" align="alignleft" width="300"] Acrylic/Charcoal on Masonite18" X 18"[/caption] In August 2020 this painting received one of the top seven out of 37 awards and commendations from 950 entries in the Robert Burridge Studio "Petting Zoo" virtual show judged by Linda Kemp.  Grommit is my bed buddy!...

[caption id="attachment_2849" align="alignleft" width="300"] Acrylic/Charcoal on Masonite18" X 18"[/caption] The Robert Burridge Studio has sponsored an artwork competition named "Petting Zoo".  The judging will take place 1 August 2020. This is my entry, "Grommit".  He's my "bed buddy" and always with me.  ...

[caption id="attachment_2795" align="alignleft" width="300"] PARIS CIRCLES 8.5" x 11"[/caption] THE SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART ARTISTS GUILD will be displaying juried membership artwork at the Lyceum Theatre in conjunction with Hershey Felder’s “Paris, A Love Story”.  My combined media artwork, "Paris Circles" has been accepted into the show! Depending upon the current situation, the artwork will be available for viewing May 1 - June 8, 2020.  Artwork reception is scheduled to be held May 8, 6:30 - 9:30 PM.  This information will be updated as changes may occur. UPDATE:  The show and exhibition has been postponed tentatively to end of July. Lyceum Theatre  – “Paris, A Love Story”, May 7-31, 2020, 79 Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101 https://www.lyceumevents.org/    ...