Papier-mache Workshop at the Museum of the San Fernando Valley

Posted on Apr 24, 2017 in blog, eco art, functional art, sculpture | No Comments
Papier-mache Workshop at the Museum of the San Fernando Valley

WHAT: Papier-mache workshop and Artist Talk WHEN: 2-4PM on Saturday, April 29, 2017 WHERE: Museum of the San Fernando Valley, 18860 Nordhoff St., Suite 204 Northridge, CA 91324-3885 All the supplies are provided by the artist. I will provide step-by-step instructions on how to make artichoke bowls pictured above. Your $10 donation goes directly to […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Celebrate the Guatemalan Rain Forest

Posted on Apr 20, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Celebrate the Guatemalan Rain Forest

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, celebrate Earth Day and prepare for the Climate March Los Angeles by creating your own 3D sign celebrating the jewels of the Guatemalan rain forest. Create an elaborate jungle scene using recycled materials and collage replete with your favorite colorful rain forest denizens from Red Macaws and Resplendent Quetzals […]

Barnsdall Arts Sundays: Russian Lacquer Art

Posted on Apr 1, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sundays: Russian Lacquer Art

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, create your own fairy tale world inspired by Russian lacquer plates and boxes. Tell your story within patterned gold “frames,” embellished with fanciful flowers or fierce warriors and monsters. Everything looks great on black lacquer! WHAT: Barnsdall Arts Sundays WHEN: EVERY SUNDAY 10AM – 12PM WHERE: JAC Studio 1, […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Book of Kells Animals Unfold

Posted on Mar 10, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Book of Kells Animals Unfold

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, magical creatures and patterns will unfold! Inspired by the intricate Celtic designs found in the pages of the Book of Kells, we will create our own magical patterns with paper, scissors, markers and glue. WHAT: Barnsdall Arts Sundays WHEN: EVERY SUNDAY 10AM – 12PM WHERE: JAC Studio 1, Barnsdall […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated

Posted on Jan 14, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated

Barnsdall Arts Sunday Martin Luther King Jr. I have a dream pop-up book.

Aboriginal Bark Paintings at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Posted on Jan 6, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Aboriginal Bark Paintings at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

On January 6th, travel to the land down under and create your own Aboriginal-styled bark painting at Barnsdall Arts Sunday. Tear off a piece of bark (OK, brown paper) and fill it with fantastical fish, reptiles, roos, and abstract designs. Let the irregular shape of the bark inspire you. Go big; use little dots; have […]

African Ancestral Masks at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Posted on Oct 15, 2016 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
African Ancestral Masks at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Transform corrugated cardboard, toilet paper rolls, egg cartons, paint and yarn into intense African ancestral masks at Barnsdall Arts Sunday. The results are powerful, scary and beautiful. WHAT: Barnsdall Arts Sundays WHEN: EVERY SUNDAY 10AM – 12PM WHERE: JAC Studio 1, Barnsdall Art Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd, LA CA 90027 WHAT TO BRING: Nothing! All […]

Spooky Paint & Pinot Tonight at SugarMynt Gallery

Posted on Oct 8, 2016 in blog, wall art | No Comments
Spooky Paint & Pinot Tonight at SugarMynt Gallery

Get your Halloween Groove on by creating a spooky painting for your haunted house at SugarMynt Gallery in South Pasadena Paint & Pinot Painting Party

Apples and Honey at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Apples and Honey at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Make a papier-mache apple that contains messages for a sweet new year celebrating Rosh Hashanah at Barnsdall Arts Sunday.

Superheroes–Old School at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Posted on Sep 24, 2016 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Superheroes–Old School at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Long before Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings, and Marvel Comics, there were the Norse Gods and Goddesses—the original Superheroes! Join us this Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park to paint your own version of your favorite Norse hero or heroine in beautiful watercolors. Learn how to sign your masterpiece in Runic characters, the […]