I WON the Poster Contest!

  I’m proud to say that I won the Ocala Culinary Poster Competition with this concept. Final art is due December 1st. The final painting will get auctioned off and all proceeds will go to MCA Ocala. To know more about the festival go to http://www.ocalaculinaryfestival.com/ Here is a Post they released on Facebook about my (…)

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Mac Read to Me

  Here is a great tip for all of us that love to multi -task. I love to listen to Audio Books, or Music while I create. I would be great if I was able to watch TV while I paint, but everything takes twice as long to finish because I end up watching more (…)

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My Bank of America Art Show

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ER3tN3zBC4Y From December 1, 2009 to January 5, 2010 my Paintings and Giclees will be on exhibition at the Downtown Bank of America in Ocala, Florida. This is a video of the Reception were you can see the paintings I have on display. The Reception was on Dec. 4th and it was wonderful! Its amazing seeing (…)

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A Night in Spain Salon Party

My Father Jorge and Mother Maruja The amazing Paella!  Eli and Omar Miguel Playing Flamenco Music Eli “La Salerita” Dancing with Flamenco Spice My attempt at the Flamenco Dance On Sunday February 15th my husband and I hosted a party we called “A Night in Spain” We belong to a charitable group called “The Salon (…)

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The Secret to an Artist’s Success

  Are you feeling a bit down about not selling your work? I know I am! In this economy the first thing to go are the pleasures of life. People & companies tend to hold back on the extras to make sure they have what they need. It can become discouraging to all of us (…)

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Day 4 of Elin Pendleton’s Workshop

Day 4 of Elin’s workshop was full of Vibrant colors. The theme was to add chroma, and be Bold! We painted sunsets or evening light. Above is a picture of Elin using and old postcard of a Florida landscape and making it her own. For this time of day, we are looking for DRAMA! Strong (…)

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Golden Luna

“Golden Luna” is 24″ by 30″ Just finished him. I’ve had this very ornate frame for a very long time. I found in an estate sale but its quite rough, and I need to repair it, fill in cracks & then I want to Gold leaf it. I think it will be magnificent once its (…)

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Artful Giving

Artful Giving is a wonderful event that transforms the Marion Cultural Alliance (MCA) into a Christmas boutique. This is the second year MCA brings unique, affordable gifts handcrafted by local artists to the Brick City Center for the Arts. We had so much fun celebrating the grand opening. There was wonderful Christmas music, refreshments and ofcourse a lot (…)

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