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January 7, 2014

Commission Portraits

In December, I had the honor of creating three portraits of children for a family. One of which is pictured above. “The collages of the children are up on the wall and they look great! It a really wonderful and unique way to show the kids at a moment in time.” — Theresa Deibele.   I […]

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November 5, 2013

My Holiday Show List

You can find me at 3 holiday shows this season: November 26th: Corbett Art Studio Sale 4315 SW Corbett St, Portland (10 am to 8 pm) December 7th: LCAC Art Sale O’Connors Restaurant, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland (10 am to 5 pm) December 14th: Peoples Art of Portland Gallery The Big 400 Show, Pioneer […]

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November 3, 2013

Two Fall Workshops Produce Fabulous Birds

Two “Put A Bird On It Workshops were held in October and November. All the workshop attendees were women who proved getting into the creative flow was fun and rewarding. I am always amazed by the variety of birds created. Starting in January I will have one workshop a month, teaching

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September 24, 2013

Brainstorming Meeting Success

Susan Stoltenberg of Impact NW organized the meeting on September 19th to help me create a fundraising event and exhibitions in 2014 for my “Beacuse SHE Cares” Portrait Project. Susan is one of the Women Leaders of Oregon’s Non Profit featured in the project, which contains 24 cut paper collage portraits. Thank you to the […]

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September 24, 2013

Semi Annual Arts Walk in OIympia

October 4th and 5th is Olympia’s Arts Walk! My work is in Matter Gallery. I will be going to the gallery and bring some new pieces for the festivities! I am excited to visit the gallery. Please check my work and that of some other great northwest artists at www.matteroly.com.

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August 15, 2013

Brainstorming Meeting Success

Susan Stoltenberg of Impact NW organized the meeting on September 19th to help me create a fundraising event and exhibitions in 2014 for my “Beacuse SHE Cares” Portrait Project.  Susan is one of the Women Leaders of Oregon’s Non Profit featured in the project, which contains 24 cut paper collage portraits. Thank you to the YWCA, […]

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August 15, 2013

See My Work In Olympia’s Matter Gallery!

Yes, my work is now in Washington! I have been accepted into Matter Gallery. If you are in Olympia stop by 422 Washington St SE in the historic Capitol Theater Building. They have wonderful, colorful art from many northwest artists. Check them out virtually at www.matteroly.com

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August 15, 2013

Mixed Media Flowers of Cannon Beach

I finished the mixed media assemblage art work I started at the Plein Air Festival last month. The richness of the vegetation and flowers at the Oregon coast are so beautiful. I called it simply “Cannon Beach Flowers” and I used paint, paper collage cardboard, wood and beads to create it.

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July 13, 2013

Bird n’ Trees Series

I have “branched” out from just the single bird assemblages on canvas to creating trees for small birds to rest in. The new colorful series titled Bird n’ Trees are created out of  recycled cardboard, paper collage, wood, acrylic paint, beads and buttons and they are 8″by 10″.

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July 11, 2013

Journeys Art Fair and Latest Portrait Unveiled

I participated in Journeys Art Fair in May. The art sale benefited Sisters of the Road Cafe. Thanks to all my friends and new customers for enjoying and buying my work – this sale was a huge success. Sisters of the Road is one of the organizations featured in my “Because SHE Cares” Portrait Project. […]

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