Chris & Don a Love Story

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…

4 new images from the WVICA event.

Three new images from the weekend at WVICA event in the high desert. Printing, as we type, three new postcards commemorating the High Desert Test Site weekend and the California Biennial. Click the images to enlarge. Available only thru the artist, $5 gets you all 4 postcards signed, stamped and numbered. Postage included!!! What a…

High Desert test Site at the Wonder Valley Institute Contemptorary Art

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…

Lovers Hands

These are two new works in progress. They are clay hands made from castings of my husband’s hand and my own. I am calling them lover’s hands. One hand has a wedding ring. I was married in California. It was the happiest day of my life. It will remain so. I will celebrate my wedding…

Morongo Basin Open Studio 2008

Specifically in Wonder Valley…at Perry Hoffman’s studio and home, where he unleashed a plethora of works in a multi-medium extravaganza. Batiks, ceramics, photographs with paint and mosaics merging onto the EVERYTHING wall. Everything card. Here are some photos of the work and the day. I’m sorry that at present time I do not have pictures…

music CAKE and sex

Our neighbor, Lisette’s best friend Kim just delivered this cake to us because she read the article on soCalPotters. She thought I should have CAKE !!! Wow!! I am not opening it until my husband gets home… they said it’s Red Velvet ! The scarey thing is THEY don’t know what we ate last night….

Music Cake and Sex

The blog So Cal Potters that I have had listed under INTERROBANG on my sidebar, has continued to bring interesting people and stories regarding clay and the people that use it together in a fresh and informative manner. Chris McCormick, the creator of So Cal Potters interviewed me over the weekend, via the internet and…

Olive Rosemary Bread

OK, so you’re thinking, hmmm, he got married and now he’s baking bread. Hmmm, you’re so right 🙂 I found this recipe online yesterday and then I baked the bread. WOW ! It really came out pretty tasty and was REALLY easy to make… so here it is: Rosemary Olive Bread 3 cups bread flour…

Open Studio Tour …Joshua Tree …Wonder Valley

You know you’ve been meaning to take that trip. A trip to the middle of nowhere. A trip to the desert where the skies are huge, moon and star-filled skies and an openness that can be unsettling and yet so relaxing as you give it all up to the big sky and let it all…

East West Gallery Santa Barbara

Neighbors of ours opened a gallery on the east side, called East West Gallery. The current show called The Human Landscape exhibits works by Imogen Cunningham and Herb Ritts and a few other photographers of the time. 10% of the profits go to Pacific Pride. Excellent show!!! East West.