Saturday, January 5, 2013

Textile Cuff

Hand sewn using vintage fabric and tiny vintage beads.

The flower was hand-dyed using an organic dye made from avocado skin. Prisma colored pencils were used to highlight each petal before sewing them to the fabric.

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Neighborhood Artwork

Scot Silcox. Helena Marette. Handfelted Necklace with copper. Greg Blair. Face, 20"x40". David Boyd,Jr. Peach Expolsion 107, oil on gallery wrap
Located in the heart of Downtown Newnan, Georgia, The Vintage-Flea
offers a curious selection fleamarket finds, vintage pieces, jewelry, and art from local artists.
The Vintage Flea also keeps a delightful stock of "Sensationals," amazing soy candles.

Monday, August 10, 2009

Renee Seaman Treml

Inspired by wildlife while living in North Carolina, (USA), and volunteering at the Piedmont Wildlife Center Hospital, Renee Seaman Treml's paintings highlight the subtle details of nature with delicacy and humor.

Many Faces Of A Kookaburra 1, mixed media, acrylic
Renee creates her collage, mixed media paintings by using handmade paper along with pages from retired books for her backgrounds. She applies the paint directly on top, allowing hints of the background to show through the paint.

Many Faces Of A Kookaburra 3
Snowbirds, mixed media, acrylic
For her scratchboard illustrations, Renee paints ink on smooth clayboard and scratches away the ink, revealing the white background.

Tea Cozy Series, Little Roo
Tea Cozy Series, Koala
Renee Seaman Treml and her husband moved to Bisbane, Queensland (Australia) where she continues to paint and scratchboard Native Australian Wildlife.

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Henry Diltz

A Legend in the world of Rock photography, Henry Diltz captured musical history in the 1960's and 1970's.

James Taylor, 1969
Linda Ronstadt, Santa Monica, 1968 Michael Lang, Woodstock, 1969
Tom Waits, Hollywood, California, 1980
Photographer Henry Diltz, and Woodstock promoter Michael Lang, will be at the Morrison Hotel Gallery, in New York on August 13, from 5pm-7pm.
All photos are from the Morrison Hotel Gallery.

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Self-made Sunday

A post about artists who have gained personal success without formal education in their respective medium.

Andy Davis

Recognized as one of the few self-taught american artists to have the skills of an American Master, Andy Davis completed life size sculptures of music legend Ray Charles, James "Radio " Kennedy, and Chick-fila founder, Truett Cathy. His larger than life size bronze sculpture of Hugh Hefner will be installed in the Playboy Mansion in 2009-2010.

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Neighborhood Artists

Jane Whitehurst. Oil on canvas.
Mona Waterhouse. Handmade paper and encaustic. Nnamdi Okonkwo. Sculpture. Art Casado. Painter software. Design29 Donna Rosser. Photography. Thebarefootphotographer

Gail Jensen. Fused glass. Studdio GG

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Art Casado

Lovely watercolor, charcoal, ink, and makeup by Art Casado.