Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Geode off to Tieton 10x10x10

I happy to have my piece, "Geode" chosen for the Tieton 10x10x10 show in Tieton, WA.  The show had a total of 929 entries from all over the world, making 2015 the biggest 10x10x10xTieton yet!   The exhibition runs from August 8 to October 11, 2015 at the Mighty Tieton Warehouse. The 2015 jurors are Sharon Arnold and Jerry Beck. Sharon Arnold is the co-owner and Director of Roq La Rue Gallery in Seattle, WA. She studied at Pratt Institute in New York and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cornish College of the Arts, focusing on sculpture, art history, and philosophy. In  2010 she launched Bridge Productions, a publication company focusing on artist catalogues, literary chapbooks, and a quarterly subscription project; and founded LxWxH Gallery located in the Georgetown neighborhood of Seattle before coming on as partner at Roq La Rue in 2014. Jerry Beck is an artist, educator, and community leader. He is the Founder/Artistic Director of The Revolving Museum (TRM) a nomad arts organization that revitalizes underutilized public space with interdisciplinary and collaborative art. Beck has a BFA from Florida State University and an MFA from Tufts University-School of the Museum of Fine Arts.

If you are traveling to Washington this Summer:  Open hours are Friday - Sunday from 12 - 3pm.  Opening Reception: Saturday, August 8, 2015, 12 - 5 p.m.

Monday, June 15, 2015

Getting Ready for Studio Tour 2015

 Getting the studio all tidied up for the Annual Fort Collins Studio Tour and Sale.  The tour will be held June 26-28th.  This year, my studio is sponsored by the good folks at Rocky Mountain Westy.

Make sure you download a pdf of the brochure.  I hope to see you then!

Monday, June 1, 2015

Fort Collins Studio Tour Preview Show

The Fort Collins Studio Tour hosts a preview gallery exhibit for folks to come by and check out the work of Artists that will be opening their studio's during the tour (June 26-28).  It is a great show and a wonderful way to get to know local Artists and their work.  The piece I will have in the show is called "World Bank" a sculpture made of map pages and a piggy bank.  The opening is this Friday from 5-7 at the Lincoln Center in Fort Collins.  For more information, visit the facebook page.

Monday, May 4, 2015

"Good Penmanship" Opening photos

Here are some photos from the Opening of Good Penmanship at the Brannigan Cultural Center in Las Cruces, NM.  It was a lovely time.  The show will be up until the end of May.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Good Penmanship is on the move!

I just shipped out "Good Penmanship to the Brannigan Cultural Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  So excited about the opening May 1st.  The exhibit will be accompanied by programs celebrating the art of handwriting. At the opening, I will give an artist’s talk at 5:30 in the gallery. The next day, May 2, I will offer a workshop at 11 am for a family audience. On Saturday, May 9, at 9:30 a.m., the Las Cruces Calligraphy Guild will offer a demonstration and workshop on fonts, pens, and nibs used in hand lettering. On Saturday, May 16, visitors will have the chance to learn five different kinds of lettering with members of the calligraphy guild, from 9-11 a.m.  All programs are free and open to the public.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Listen to my Interview!

The lovely gals at "Studio Culture" interviewed me a few weeks ago for the show that will air April 9th at 7:00PM on KRFC local radio in Fort Collins.  Tunein to see what I am up to and how we are making Community Art a 'thing' in Fort Collins.