“Perfect Math” – day 9 of California stay home 🏡

Perfect Math, 18×24 inch mixed media on brown paper. Every day I make art but now I’m counting days of the California stay at home order. Mt daily practice starts with setting up the supplies, preferably outside. Light a candle, put on inspiration music, maker apron, and stretch. It’s important to have a ritual at…

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What you do matters. Staying home-grounded-work

My daily creative practice requires self-discipline. The current health emergency is clearly in today’s drawing. The figure is bending the curve in my picture as we all aim to stop the exponential growth of the Covid-19 pandemic. I also choose to work with oil pastels from my great grandmother. I like using art materials given…

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furniture for tarot reading 🔮, outdoor or indoor weather conditions ☀️

This design is portable. It fits into a bike trailer. You can travel with it as far as you can bike ride. It’s a temporary point of sale for festivals, conventions, and parties. The first public test will be this Saturday at the Mystic art reception in Lompoc. You can see all the tarot cards…

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Daytime bike ride, finally success, festival gig design 🎉🔮

Today was the inaugural bike ride for the bike size tarot reading setup. It is the fourth iteration of a bike studio design in the last 5 years or so of testing. This version fits everything with a 22 gallon plastic outdoor storage bench and a bungee cord net.

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News about my art show! — Lompoc Valley Art Association

Mitra Cline’s boldly outlined paintings recall Marc Chagall in their whimsy, with an awareness of the transformative power of color and shape. Cline states that her art practice is about “living in a global culture and seeking wisdom,” creating a doorway into the unconscious mind to unlock instinctual energy. — Read on lompocart.org/news

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Mobile Art Studio: Playing with Google SketchUp

Google SketchUp is an application that lets you design things in 3D. If you follow my work, you will know that I’ve been fantasizing about mobile art vehicles forever (basically)! From the functional to the artistic aspects. In the beginning, it was all about plants, like a little portable garden of Eden. As I’ve played…

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Mermaid Tarot Cards to Test Print!

I’ve completed all the cards and done three rounds of edits. It’s time to do a test print run!! I’ll be looking for tarot readers to test out the deck and hopefully give me some feedback on the design before I print the companion book. I can write about the art and I’m looking for…

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