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Back from Brazil

A little sample of life in Salvador as the city prepares for the Festival of Yemanja.  I watch this as I sit at home in Berkeley during a very rainy February.  Big sigh.  My toes are tapping as I listen to Joao Bosco.  One of my favorite musicians.  Enjoy!

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How am I doing with Now? September 15, 2016

Shifting the bow and aiming for 3 events.  Two Spectrum Art Fairs (Indian Wells & Miami), Berkeley Open Studio in June.

OK.  So this is the plan.  Won’t be doing Spectrum at Art Basel Miami in December.  Instead…..I’ll be in Miami exhibiting with Studio 26 NYC at CONTEXT and AQUA.  Two of my favorite paintings, Raw […]

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How am I doing with Now? July 8, 2016

Shifting the bow and aiming for 3 events.  Two Spectrum Art Fairs (Indian Wells & Miami), Berkeley Open Studio in June.

(still working on this post)

Open Studio was wonderful.  New people, great demo, nice vibe in the studio.  A pleasant place to be for the first two weekends in June.  Done.  Until next year!

Now I need […]

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Wax Bloom: How to take care of your encaustic painting

I had visitors in the studio yesterday and as they were helping me set up large works on the wall they asked me why I was rubbing my hand over the painting.

“I’m making it shine,”  I replied.  They watched silently and then in unison came the “wow”.
What is Wax Bloom?
What I was doing was rubbing […]

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How am I doing with Now? April 17, 2016

Shifting the bow and aiming for 3 events.  Two Spectrum Art Fairs (Indian Wells & Miami), Berkeley Open Studio in June.

Indian Wells is behind me and I’m gearing up for East Bay Pro Arts Open Studios in June.  The first two weekends in June artists open up their studios to the public for this ever […]

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