Tuesday, June 28, 2016
One of my new original works on paper "Rocket House" is available at my Easy Shop. Just click the link below to see more.
Monday, June 20, 2016
I'm very honored that one of my paintings has been selected by juror Eric M. Lee, director of the Kimbell Art Museum to be part of the Third Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Show.
A Collective of Women's artwork will be on display at 333 Fireflies Studio & Expressions of Art from June 24-July 15, 2016 in Corpus Christi, TX. Join us for the opening reception on June 24 at 6 p.m.
I will be participating with my painting "Medusa".
Monday, May 16, 2016
Surreal Workshop in Acrylics:
When: Saturday, May 28, 2016 (One-day workshop).
921 E. 12th Street. Mission, TX 78572
Price: $80 members / $90 non-members
Course limited to 10 students (Minimum of 4 is required)
Ages: 17 and up
This class is designed for all-level artists.
We will play with the idea of transformation and this could entail a physical, emotional, or spiritual change, deep of superficial, personal or collective. Any interpretation is allowed. Students will focus on the portrait but will need to challenge themselves to create a character out of their minds while using the traditional methods of painting in acrylics to achieve a more personal style. The painting will progress in layers and the finished painting will have luminosity and a sense of depth.
List of Materials:
-Rounded brushes #0#2 #4 #8
-1 Stretched canvas-no smaller than 24”x24”
-Photo references with good detail and light. (These could include portraits and also objects that you would like to include into your composition).
-Slow dry gloss medium
Zinc or lemon Yellow
Optional: Permanent Green, Phthalo Blue, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Red medium
*Note for more experienced painters: feel free to bring the colors and brushes of your choice.
For more information contact Veronica: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Session I: June 21, 23, 28, 30.
Session II: July 19, 21, 26, 28.
Session III: August 2, 4, 9, 11.
(All classes are held on Tuesdays & Thursdays).
WHERE: Upper Valley Art League 921 E. 12th Street. Mission, Texas.
HOURS: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
PRICE: $75.00 per student/per session (4 classes).
AGES: 7-14 years-old. Classes are limited to 12 students.
Students will engage their imaginations through visual art activities, explore ideas, learn arts vocabulary, and experiment with a variety of arts media. They will learn how to create artworks inspired of such artists as Leonardo Da Vinci, Vincent Van Gogh, Magritte, Picasso, Kahlo, Nevelson, Klee, Renoir, Mondrian, Modigliani, Sam Francis, Frank Stella and some of the new contemporary art trends. Children who participate in classes will gain self-esteem and a feeling of accomplishment, as well as the satisfaction of completing an original project. The student explores a wide array of collage, drawing, painting, and sculpting mediums such as pastels, watercolors, markers, acrylics, and clay.
Interested parties may call: Veronica (956)458-1081 or UVAL (956)583-2787.
*All materials provided with the exception of the canvas. Each student should bring one canvas size 16"x20" for each session.