There are times that I am particularly humbled by being an artist - and yesterday was one of them. During a visit with the Evanescence Gallery on an ArtWalk tour these two young girls each purchased one of my heART~blox paintings to begin their collection of original art. This isn't the first time children have purchased my work and I'm still thrilled when it happens. It never ceases to amaze me how children respond to original art. Whenever my children's friends visit, they tend to stop by my studio to watch me paint for awhile, always asking interesting questions. This is why I'm so happy to be involved in the Jr Art Program classes at the library.
Also, yesterday my studio was professionally photographed for the winter issue of Cloth Paper Scissors 'STUDIOS' magazines. Not only am I excited that my studio will be featured in the magazine, but feel so blessed to spend a morning with an extremely talented and beautiful (inside and out) friend.
This week I finished painting number 13 in the 'Sacred Vessel' series - this one measures 48"x60" and have a good start on number 14. I cannot wait to see the series together though I do see many years of work ahead of me. So this has been a good summer so far - aren'