Yes, that's me tap dancing. Dancing was my first passion in life. I started when I was 8 years old and never stopped. I rent the dance studio at Art Serve every week and my friend Joan and I tap our hearts out. I created one of the steps, Joan did the other and the [...]
You haven't been to Kevro's Art Bar in Delray Beach? What are you waiting for? Each month they will be featuring a different artist with a kick-off party in the fun atmosphere of their creative bar. This month it's Artist Steven Sylvester with a collection of his ceramic dresses. If you are not familiar with [...]
Graduates of the Broward Cultural Division's "Artists as Entrepreneurs Insitute" program had their work on display at Gallery 6 located in the downtown Fort Lauderdale branch of the Broward County Library. Exhibition runs through February 23rd.
On December 8th Richard Wright was named the 25th winner of the Turner prize, Britain's most prestigious art award, for his spectacular gold-leaf mural. Those who know me know of my obsession with the mirror image, so I would love a trip to London to see this. Created in gold-leaf makes it hard to photograph. [...]
You don't have to be Rockefeller to collect art. He was a postal clerk and she was a librarian. Of modest means but they managed to build a vast collection of contemporary art. Their story is incredible. They lived on Dorothy's salary and used Herb's salary to buy art.
I'm happy to say that I'm one of the artists currently exhibiting at the new Gallery 101 in Fort Lauderdale. The Gallery opened on August22nd with a spectacular event. Two more events followed, with the launching of the Culture Network and the fundraising event for Breast Cancer research. The gallery has over 60 local South [...]
Last year I participated in the Artist as Entrepreneur Institute that is generously presented by Broward County Cultural Division. I highly recommend this program for all local artists. The next session starts next Saturday, June 6th. Click here for more information.
I'm pleased to announce that I will be represented by Art Fusion Gallery in the Miami Design District. My work will on exhibit the entire months of April, May and June. The second Saturday of each month there will be an opening reception during Art Walk. Art Fusion Gallery is a "Chelsea Style" gallery space [...]
I have been invited to participate in an Art Show called Doing Business as... Artist Entrepreneurs. It will be held at Gallery 6 in the Ft. Lauderdale Main Library on Andrews Avenue. The exhibit runs January 11 thru February 21st. The opening is Wednesday, January 21st from 5:30 - 8:00 pm. All are welcome. Website: [...]
Here is an interview I found on YouTube of Paul Dorrell being interviewed on NBC6 Miami. I read his book, "Living the Artist's Life", and I highly recommend it.
This past Saturday night at Art Fusion Gallery was an exciting one. Two of my friends are exhibiting there. The place was packed. The art was fantastic. I love seeing so much talent in South Florida. Charlotte Sundquist (founder of the South Florida Artists Association) and I drove down to Miami with Gisele Haselbarth, one [...]
My work is currently showing at the Deerfield Percy White Branch Library on Hillsboro Blvd.just west of Federal Highway.
Many years ago when I first moved to New York City, I met Len Favara. He was an Art Director at Trahey Advertising. Lucky for me he hired me to be his assistant. Trahey Advertising later became Peter Rogers Associates and Len and I continued to work together for 9 years. Back then I was [...]
I'm a little behind in my blogging. I promise to do better.On May 10th a group of us from the South Florida Artist Association went gallery hopping in the Design and Wynwood districts of Miami. Our friend Jacklyn Laflamme shows her work at the Art Fusion Gallery in the Design District. Her work is fun, [...]
The opening reception for "abstracts" at ArtServe was on April 30, 2008. I have two paintings in the show. The exhibit runs through May 23, 2008. The two photos below were taken at the show. That's Jackie Laflamme with me in front of one of my paintings. She also had work in the show.
Call to artists – Open theme, open media.ArtServe introduces their first Abstract exhibition April 26th thru May 23rd. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, April 30th, 6-8PM. Frederick Schmid will be the judge. Click here to download intake form.Intake: Saturday April 26th, 10am-2pmFor More Info Contact: ArtServe – 954-462-8190
Art Serve recently hosted a 12 x 12 Collective that brought 11 art organizations together for a show of works 12" x 12". It included paintings, photography, pastels, watercolor and jewelry. The show ran from March 4th through March 14th. I submitted one of my acrylic abstracts.
This past weekend I went to a seminar held at ArtServe. The subject was "Thriving as a Studio Professional". Bruce Baker was the speaker and I found him to be informative and entertaining. If you are looking to make money with your art he has the tools you need to be successful. He has three [...]
Some of you may know that my Husband Doug shoots underwater video. His website is VideodudeProductions.com. Here is his promo video "What's So Great About Diving in South Florida?" currently showing on YouTube. In addition to shooting his own projects, he is available for capturing memories of YOUR next dive adventure! Details are available on [...]
I was recently contacted by a person who claimed to have a client interested in purchasing one of my paintings. He implied that he was an art broker. We negotiated price and at first I was excited that someone from London would own one of my paintings. When we got to payment I became suspicious. [...]