Colorado Alliance of Illustrators Annual Show

Last Friday I worked at the CAI’s Annual Art Show in Lakewood CO. Two days before the event several illustrators helped us hang the art… it was great to have so much help this year. The quality of the pieces was rather high, with a variety of styles and techniques used in the illustrations. I […]

Colorado Alliance Of Illustrators Show

Friday evening was the opening of the CAI annual show at the Ink Lounge Gallery in Lakewood. We had a very nice variety of styles represented, including collages, digital art, acrylic painting, encaustic, mixed media and more. The traffic was good, of course a lot of the artists were there, as well as members of […]

WaterFire Providence

While visiting my Designer friends in New England, I was lucky enough to attend a “WaterFire” event on Saturday night in Providence, Rhode Island. The artist, Barnaby Evans  created the event which consists of  fires burning on the rivers after dark, while esoteric music is played, creating a visceral experience for the thousands of onlookers. An incredible experience. […]

 Last week I hosted a garden tour at my home, which was part of a tour of six gardens in our Historic neighborhood. My specialty is using plants that do well with little water, as I live in a semi-arid region. A good book to read about this is “Xeriscape Colorado” by Connie Ellefson and […]