Ann Riley Paints Birds and Landscapes

I met Ann Riley at Escape Artist’s “Animalism” Show in Baltimore on 1 April 2016. She painted such wonderfuland cheerful birds. She has such beautiful landscapes.The birds and the landscapes just relaxed me. She lives half the year in Baltimore City and the other half in Quebec in the woods. Her scenes reflect what she…

Bonnie J. Schupp – Wonderful Photographer

I met Bonnie J. Schupp at Gallery 788 last month. She was part of the All Women’s Show, “Venus Envy”. She is a photographer who can capture the essence of her subjects. She also donated photographs for the AIDS Benefit at Gallery 788 on Friday, 8 April 2016. She has a fun personality that puts…

Linkin Webseminar by LaTrice Huff

Last month I saw a webseminar by LaTrice Huff. It gave me so many good ideas on how to keep my customers. The webseminar was entitled, Keeping Good Employees.  It told to me how to show appreciation to my customers by writing thank you letters and giving them token of my appreciation like a free…

Robert Blount – African American Modern Folk Artist

I  met Robert Blount at Gallery 788 in Baltimore on 8 April 2016. He donated his artwork for an AIDS Benefit at the Gallery. He is an African American Modern Folk Artist . He paints subjects from the US Civil War to the 1970s. I was admiring his work when he came up to me…

Zine Launch Parties and My Published Art and Article

I attended two Zine Launch Parties last weekend. I sold my art cards and original artwork at both launch  parties.   I was at  HYRSTERIA Zine launch at  Oak Hill Center For Education and Culture, 2239 Kirk Ave, in Baltimore Maryland on 9 April 2016.  HYRSTERIA highlights  the social differences that challenge us in our day to…

Wear Your Voice T-Shirts

I met Pat Cruz at Gallery 788’s Side Walk Sale on Saturday, 2 April 2016. She is an artist who designs T Shirts that inspire the people in Baltimore City. She silk screens all of her shirts. She has shirts that read “Bmore for PEACE” and other inspirational sayings. Her shirts were colorful and bright….

Mary Do Paints With Acrylics and Finger Nail Polish

I loved Mary Do’s little framed animals at Escape Artist’s “Animalism” Show. She painted  them with acrylics and finger nail polish. Her animals pictures had little dried flowers in them. They were just so adorable. Mary has been painting since she was five years old. Painting makes her feel peaceful, happy, centered, and one with God….

Arthur C – Designer of LED Cubes and Fire Performer

“I met Arthur C. at  the Escape Artist Gallery on 1 April 2016 and their “Animalism” Show. Arthur had two square cubes/modules that lit up. They were just so beautiful. It was so calming looking at all the lights. These modules were 8 x 8 x 8. He designs them with circuit boards, wire, and LED…

Kirsten Lapointe Paints with Egyptian Wax

I met Kirsten Lapointe at Escape Artist Gallery on 1 April 2016 at their “Animalism” Show. She paints beautiful pictures with Egyptian wax.  I have never seen anything painted with Egyptian wax. It gave her animals a special look and feel.You can read more about  Kirsten at www.bakerartistawards.org or contact her at el_kirstino@yahooo.com.

Updated Weekend Events

Too cold for Sidewalk Sale at Gallery 788 in Baltimore on 9 April 2016. The temperature will be in the 40’s and lows in the 30’s. I will be at The AIDS Benefit at Gallery 788  on 8 April, 2016 from 7pm to 11pm. Again all artists donated their artwork and 100% of proceeds goes to…