Lucidity inspires a Penny University connection…

Lucidity Festival 2012 – My first 3 day vending experience – in the back-country of Santa Barbara. I really enjoyed getting involved behind the scenes (as a vendor and marketing collaborator). The full experience bounced around all ends of my emotional spectrum. These festivals are so full of creative expression and amazing displays that it’s…

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Camera Awesome by SmugMug and new shadowbox paintings

SmugMug is a great photo website and It’s no surprise they have made a great app for the iPhone too. My favorite feature is the crop to golden ratio feature – but every feature is nice 🙂 You can learn more here – http://www.awesomize.com/ I took some photos of the new shadowbox paintings and adjusted…

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Santa Barbara Women’s Festival

What is the Women’s Festival The Women’s Festivals celebrates the accomplishments and nurtures the dreams of women in an interactive, multi-cultural, and multi-tracked program and expo focusing on the critical areas of women’s lives: Personal, Professional, Philanthropic, and Planet. Our goal is to help facilitate premier gatherings for women’s self-empowerment worldwide. Our efforts have resulted…

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Make glass art? Santa Barbara Art Glass Class

I give a high recommendation for the glass class at Santa Barbara Art Glass.  Here is their pitch: Let Saul and Gina Alcatraz put their years of glassblowing expertise to good use, mentoring you through the process of wielding rods tipped with molten glass, adding color to your piece, and shaping your creation into a…

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Santa Barbara, beach art gallery version 2

Today is my 2nd art show at the beach in Santa Barbara. I’ve got version 2 of the outdoor gallery today. The lessons learned from last week were; (1) bring larger paintings and (2) create a sense of (gallery like) space people can be in.  

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Art and craft show #1 (SB Etsy Group)

Enjoying the vibe, art, music, people, wine, and great weather in Santa Barbara 🙂 (great place to be working on some new flower iPad sketches) I met several EtsySB arts and craft people. Including Rogue Butterfly (Raw glam bohemian pixie jewelry), Aya Papaya (feather Jewelry), and Twin Bella (jewelry and accessories), SuKiKu (fused glass).  …

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Hello Santa Barbara Art Show!

I’m going to do it! I’ve got all my ducks in a row and I’ll be trying out the Sunday art show at the beach in Santa Barbara! I’m excited to see what happens, and I’ve created mobile gallery set up version 1…

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Art up now! Check it out at Alcazar

The opening details Art show presenting Doug Kingsbury and Mitra Cline Happy Hour drink specials all night and Ben Wilmore playing Flamenco guitar. Alcazar, Saturday, September 3 · 9:00pm – 11:00pm 1812 Cliff Drive , Santa Barbara CA

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Getting ready to show first art from iPad!…

I have 2 prints framed and ready to show next month. These images were originally created as digital finger paintings using the Adobe Ideas iPad app. The images were printed on canvas, stretched, and gone over again with various mixed media.  

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