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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Have you visited the Santa Barbara Arts and Craft Show?

The Santa Barbara Arts and Crafts Show was established in 1965 by local artists. It’s an arts festival on Sunday that is at the beach and includes original drawings, paintings, graphics, sculpture, crafts and photography.  I have been many times, having grown up in the area. I have always been inspired by artist who travel…

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My 5th year on the playa, 2011 Rights of Passage

Burning man is a huge creative Mecca. People return home, to the playa, for one week each year. Life outside BRC is called the default world and life inside is totally custom. Each year I add a few more costumes and a little more glitter paint to my BRC gear. 2011 is my 5th burn…

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Santa Barbara Solstice 2011!

Santa Barbara has a historic community event each year around summer solstice. The locals organize a workshop, that anyone can join, to indulge their creative spirit and participate in the parade. It’s a mecca for anyone who enjoys art of any kind; Dance, Music, Costumes, Theater, Sculpture, Performances from all levels – beginning to professional.…

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Santa Ynez Valley Artist Studio Tour 2010

Today I toured 13 of the 28 artist studios on the Santa Ynez Valley Artist Studio Tour (SYVAST). After today I want to play more with material in my own art. I really enjoyed all the different textures, surface treatments, colors, and material combination patterns in the art pieces I saw today. This year I…

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