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Watercolor Workshop Cottonwood – Feb 5, 2013

Hello Young Budding Artist, I have a fun project for you this month. I was busy watching videos and reading books and looking at everything under the sun for something new for you. Watercolor without Boundaries is a fantastic book and I am bound and determined, to learn everything I can put my fingers too…..So [...]

Cataloging for life by Robert Genn

Cataloging for life by Robert Genn Yesterday, Dennis R. of Aspen, Colorado wrote, “I read with interest your letter on why you shouldn’t put dates on paintings. What are your thoughts about catalog numbers on paintings? Assuming an artist uses some sort of sequential system, an astute observer may be able to guesstimate the date. [...]

Group Show at Bevies Fine Arts Feb/Mar 2013

Feb./Mar. 2013 GROUP SHOW Bevies Fine Arts 3404 Bechelli Lane, Suite C Redding, CA 96002 Open during Second Saturday Art Night February 9, 2013 & March 9, 2013 5:00pm – 8:00pm BEV DEARMAN SONDY KRICK MICKEY THEOBALD VIVI-ANNE THOMPSON D’ANN BOURNE and LINDA MC MAHAN Bevies Fine Art Studio and Gallery 3404 Bechelli Lane, Suite [...]

Make your own “transfer plates” for inkjet wet transfer monoprints – Gini Holmes

Make your own “Transfer Plates” for inkjet wet transfer monoprints by artist Gini Holmes, Redding CA Click here for a step by step guideGini Holmes is a traditionally trained print maker (lithography) who has turned to more experimental means by which to create her images. Born in Long Beach, CA, she received her BFA from Stanford University in [...]

Your easel, your altar by Robert Genn

Your easel, your altar by Robert Genn The American architect and author Anthony Lawlor looks at rooms as containers for the elevation of the human spirit. The kitchen, for example, is a sacred place where raw foods are transformed by the alchemy of heat into sustenance and delicacy. Bedrooms are sanctuaries for the mysterious transformations [...]

Spring 2013 Watercolor Workshops – Main Street Gallery, Weaverville CA

Spring 2013 Watercolor Workshops With Evelyn Mercer Ward Main Street Gallery, Weaverville What Should I Paint? February 4 & 18 – 2:00 to 4 pm Description: This will be a workshop-style class. A brief discussion of how to approach finding a subject and inspiration, followed by starting and finishing one or more paintings in class. [...]

Looking for something fun to do? How about a Live Jazz show? January 2013

Following are some great local shows featuring live jazz music in the Redding area: A HUGE Thank you to Claudia Hastings for keeping us current! Jan. 16th (Wednesday) Charles Valona- guitar and Bruce Calin – standing bass @ 6 – 9 p.m. @ Market Street Steakhouse 1777 Market St. Redding, CA 96001-1933 530-241-1777 food or [...]

Signing and dating by Robert Genn

Signing and dating by Robert Genn Yesterday, Marjorie Moeser of Toronto, ON, Canada, wrote, “I sometimes place my signature to the left at the bottom because it suits the composition better than having it on the right. I try to make the signature inconspicuous. Mostly I sign in black, but sometimes white or a neutral [...]

Show Opportunities all over the US – deadlines approaching! updated 1/11/13

Show Opportunities all over the US – information retrieved from newsletter from ZAPPlication.org on 1/11/13   St. Charles Fine Art Show 15th Annual, St. Charles, Illinois – St. Charles, Illinois DEADLINE: 1/15/2013 Jury Fee: $45.00 Event Dates: 5/25/2013 – 5/26/2013 The St. Charles Fine Art Show is presented by the Downtown St. Charles Partnership. Organized [...]

Westside Performing Arts Company – Open House Registration 2013

2013 Winter Class Registration Early Bird Registration Discount through next Tuesday! Drop-In and Save! Tuesday, January 15th 5:00pm-7:00pm at our studio! Classes Start Week of January 21st! Voice/Singing, Ages 7 – 13 Wednesdays, 5:00pm – 6:00pm 10 week session Youth Acting, Ages 7-13 Mondays, 4:30pm – 6:00pm 7 week session Adult Acting, Ages 14 thru [...]