Currently back on the coast, sketching with water color pencils, after another long trip to the desert where I was supervising the mosaics created for the Historic Plaza in 29 Palms at Two Mile Road. This was an amazing experience with much help from all the participants. I would like to say, WOW!!! What a … Continue reading April… is it spring ? May… is it spring?
You might have wondered, did I fall off the face of the earth? Hence NOctober posts. After taking first prize at Metro Galleries in Bakersfield in September at Latination II ...October was there, waiting for me...telling me to prepare for the Hwy 62 Art Tours, firing the kiln when ever possible and creating thirteen new … Continue reading NoVeMß€® is already here.
A new workshop and a new look at RAVEN moSai©s Please click it and SEE more about a ßeaµtiƒul get-a-way to wOnder valley for yOga, mOsai©s and gOOd ƒood. Speaking of ƒood there has been a lot on my plate... HWY 62 Art Tours and new mosai©S, nEw pOst©ards, new photographs, new ceramics... and I … Continue reading New mØsAi© workshop in the high desert… a®t, ßeauty, yOga..
Saturday Dec. 20th from 12 til 5. Hot cocoa and marshmallows too.
We just saw the film "Chris & Don a Love Story" at the Santa Barbara LGBTQ Film Festival. Very excellent film. Don Bachardy was at the showing in SB and spoke afterwards and took questions. Amazing to hear this man tell his story of love and art. When I got home I did some research … Continue reading Chris & Don a Love Story
Miracles?!?! Disappearing curators at the edge of nowhere in a cabin on the high side of the Sheep Hole Pass in wonderland... the crew shows up at the final hour... miracle. Wonder Valley Institute is living up to the name, WONDER. I must say that Chris Veit's friends REALLY knocked themselves out hanging sheet rock … Continue reading High Desert test Site at the Wonder Valley Institute Contemptorary Art
This past fourth of July I participated in an annual Santa Barbara show called the 4th of July Old Mission Alternative Art Show. I met a lot of wonderful artists and friendly folk. Here are some pictures of the event and some of my work. Purple and malachite Buddha purchase. Orange and Blue Buddha purchase. … Continue reading Mission Alternative Arts Show
New works are gicleé photographs printed on canvas. Printed by the infamous David Fick in Joshua Tree. Some of the works were manipulated before printing and all were lavished with acrylics and pastels. This is a real departure and fusion evolving and merging mediums. These images were first captured on the Wilcox property on the … Continue reading 3 new works for Santa Barbara Arts 1st tHuRsDaY july 3rd
The show goes up first Thursday at Santa Barbara Arts. This woodpecker will be there if it doesn't sell first. It is a gicleé on canvas, photograph of a woodpecker from the Wilcox property, above the ocean. Then, I retouched it with acrylics and pastels. This is a 30x30 canvas, unframed, unstretched for sale as … Continue reading Perry is featured artist for July at Santa Barbara Arts… exhibiting new multimedia on canvas
which is in a place called desertWonderland. Newly painted front gate. Also a photograph of the black and white goddesses that watch over my place night and day. They were pleased with all the painting.