Posts Tagged ‘art event’

2017 Exhibits, Shows, and Events

2017 Exhibits, Shows, and Events

I am looking forward to sharing my art with you in 2017! The year promises to bring a new mix of gallery shows, outdoor art fairs, and events. Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my schedule evolves. Art Classes: I’m posting my classes on the Uncommon […]

Threads Of The Past, An Exhibit Of Art And History

Threads Of The Past, An Exhibit Of Art And History

Beginning March 10th, our studios at Uncommon Art will host a new exhibit called “Threads Of The Past: artwork with an eye to history”. This show is a collaborative exhibit between me, Dana, and Shannon. We’re each making artwork that is inspired by history, from ancient Egypt to Ohio settlers and personal history. The show […]

Northeast Ohio Gallery Tour, March 2017

Northeast Ohio Gallery Tour, March 2017

In honor of March being Women’s History Month, our friends at Lakeland Community College have organized a studio and gallery tour throughout Northeast Ohio. The tour focuses on female art and artists at 86 area locations. A directory of all the events can be downloaded at this link: http://bit.ly/2lsXlOz On Friday, March 10, 5-8 p.m three […]


Evolving Landscapes, A Juried Exhibition

Evolving Landscapes, A Juried Exhibition

I am delighted that my “Roots and Roads #1” has been selected to be part of the “Evolving Landscapes” exhibit at Summit Artspace! The exhibition runs March 3 – April 8, 2017 with an opening reception on Friday, March 3 from 5-8pm. The 50 works chosen for the exhibition by juror Alexandra Nicholis Coon, executive director […]

from WOMAN X, a celebration of Women's History Month

from WOMAN X, a celebration of Women’s History Month

I am honored to have been invited to participate in an exhibit at Lakeland Community College called “from WOMAN X … Created by women, of women and about women”. The exhibit includes artwork in a variety of media from 44 women artists from Northeast and Central Ohio, Arizona and Indiana. Part of a celebration of Women’s […]

Holiday Art Hop on December 9th

Holiday Art Hop on December 9th

The last art walk of 2016 is on Friday, December 9th, 5-8pm. My studio will be open (at Uncommon Art), along with 13 other locations. We’ll have plenty of art, music, and good cheer to put you in the holiday spirit! For details and a map, visit www.hudsonarthop.com. At Uncommon Art, we’ll have our “Tiny […]


Holiday Artists’ Market

Holiday Artists’ Market

For my “northern” friends 🙂 check out the Holiday Artists Market at Lakeland Community College on November 28 and 29. About 2 dozen of us artists will be there with jewelry, clay, wearables, accessories, mixed media, textile design, wall art, and other gifty goodies. It’s held at Lakeland Community College in the “A” building Atrium hallway between the […]

East Shore Art Show, Nov. 11-13

East Shore Art Show, Nov. 11-13

Over the summer, I met several members of the East Shore Unitarian Universalist Church in Kirtland.  They asked if I would participate in their fall art show. Of course, I was flattered to be asked and am delighted to be part of it! The show is this coming weekend. About 45 artists are participating, and from […]

Wine Tasting and Art Show, Nov. 3

Wine Tasting and Art Show, Nov. 3

For one night only, join us at Viva Bene Gourmet for a wine tasting and art show! Thursday, November 3rd, from 6-8pm, sample a lovely selection of wines while you browse art from three Hudson artists. I’ll be one of the artists, as will Dana Giel-Ray and Mary McKee Distefano. At the wine tasting, you’ll enjoy […]


Trees I Have Known, And A Few Shrubs

Trees I Have Known, And A Few Shrubs

One of the joys of sharing a studio with other artists is having the opportunity to work together. As we have come to know each other’s styles and inspiration, we discovered that we have a common love of nature, and that inspiration takes many forms in our work. With that common ground, plus a nod to the […]

Become Art During The 2nd Friday Art Hop

Become Art During The 2nd Friday Art Hop

The Art Hop on July 8th presents “Living Art”, an interactive event where real people become famous works of art. Throughout town, you will see living statues and masterpieces come to life. Don a costume to become the Mona Lisa or take your photo at the fashion photo booth. Artists will be doing quick sketches, showing […]

2016 Shows, Exhibits, Classes

2016 Shows, Exhibits, Classes

I am looking forward to sharing my art with you in 2016! The year promises to bring a mix of gallery shows, outdoor art fairs, events. Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my schedule evolves. Art Classes: Check the calendar at Uncommon Art for the up-to-date […]


Gifts from the Heart of Nature, Holden Arboretum

Gifts from the Heart of Nature, Holden Arboretum

If you’re looking for a truly unique gift-giving experience, take a drive out to The Holden Arboretum in Kirtland. Their 36th annual Gifts from the Heart of Nature begins on Friday, November 13th. The juried holiday show and sale offers carefully selected and unique handcrafted items made from natural materials or with nature themes. I will have hand-painted […]

Christkindl Markt, November 13-15

Christkindl Markt, November 13-15

I’m pleased to be showing this year at Christkindl Markt, a holiday-inspired fine arts and crafts show and Canton tradition. Christkindl Markt features artisans from across the United States, showing glass, painting, ceramics, photography, jewelry, textiles, floral arrangements, woodworks, holiday items and more. Look for a used book sale, a shopping spree raffle and silent […]

Brecksville Heartfelt Holiday, November 7-8

Brecksville Heartfelt Holiday, November 7-8

Heartfelt Holiday is a lovely arts and crafts festival held by the Brecksville Center for the Arts. Along with 42 artists, the festival will have a children’s area, decorated trees and wreaths, a bake shoppe, and gift shop. It makes a fun way to kick off the holiday season and get a jump on your […]


Akron Art Prize 2015

Akron Art Prize 2015

The Akron Art Prize is a competition for area artists. More than 200 of us will have artwork on display at various location in Akron during the month of September. Visitors are encouraged to check out the art, then vote for their favorites. The winner takes home a substantial $5000 prize! My newest collage, “Roots […]

Art Break Day 2015

Art Break Day 2015

Friday, September 4th is Art Break Day, a day when everyone is encouraged to sit down for a few minutes and make art. Yes, everyone includes YOU! You will be pleasantly surprised at how good you feel after only a few minutes of drawing or painting. Stop by my studio that day: I’ll have lots of […]

Art On The Green 2015

Art On The Green 2015

Ah, my favorite show of the summer! I know I shouldn’t play favorites, but, hey, I can’t help it. This one is 2 blocks from my house, is packed with really cool artists, is always a great show for me, and the weather is terrific. What’s not to love?? This year, I have a new […]


2nd Friday Art Hop - Scavenger Hunt

2nd Friday Art Hop – Scavenger Hunt

Put your running shoes on and get ready to find the hidden art around town! Friday, August 14th, is our 2nd Friday Art Hop, and this one is a scavenger hunt. Studios, galleries,  and shops will have parts of famous art hidden for you to find. Be on the lookout for everything from Van Gogh’s […]

Living Art On July 10

Living Art On July 10

Our Art Hop on July 10th is bound to be a blast! Our theme is “living art”, which means that many of our locations will be imitating famous artworks using real people. Dana and I have made a very large copy of Kandinsky’s Color Study and will turn it into an interactive event. How, you […]

Shaker Heights Arts & Music Festival

Shaker Heights Arts & Music Festival

Join me at the Shaker Heights Arts & Music Festival on Saturday and Sunday, June 27-28th! It’s on the grounds of the Shaker Hts Middle School this year with parking right on the school grounds. Should be a lot of fun. I will be in booth 111 and Dana will be in booth 110. Hope […]


2nd Friday Art Hop, June 12

2nd Friday Art Hop, June 12

The 2nd Friday Art Hops continue on June 12 with garden “after parties”, as we celebrate Hudson Festival Days with the rest of the town! In that spirit, we’ll be open till 9 (at least) to give you a chance to enjoy the festivities AND visit our studio. This month, Dana and I are hosting […]

Art Fest, Gardener of Bath, June 7

Art Fest, Gardener of Bath, June 7

Kick off the summer with a fun art fest at The Gardener of Bath! Local bands, local art, and local food – a perfect way to spend a summer Sunday afternoon. The event runs 11am – 6pm on Sunday, June 7th. I’ll be there, along with several dozen other artists. Come on out and see what […]

2nd Friday Art Hops Continue in 2015

2nd Friday Art Hops Continue in 2015

Last year was the first year for the 2nd Friday Art Hops in Hudson and we were delighted by the great response. This year, we want to continue to celebrate the arts in Hudson and support local studio artists, galleries and participating merchants. Our first hop of 2015 is April 10 from 5-8pm at locations all […]



 
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