Tuesday, June 28, 2011

From Sarah Collard, Canadian Muralist

Here is an art exhibit information that we received from Sarah Collard, Canadian artist, who is showing her mural works at the International Mural Showcase.

The Mad Bean Coffee House
(Art, Music, Books & Damn Good Coffee)
July 1 - August 31
Musical Paintings by Sarah Collard
Includes: New small works on canvas alongside a couple classics.
519 Eglington Ave W. Toronto, ON.  647-235-2456
Sarah J Collard of Collard Creations
Artist and Muralist www.sarahcollard.ca (Gallery Work)
http://tinyurl.com/SarahCollard (Murals in Winnipeg)

 Sarah Collard, 2010 Midland Park Mural Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 © European Market Square (Miller's Meats) by Sarah Collard
St. Mary's Rd, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

For amazing mural works by Sarah Collard and other talented muralists around the world, visit:

Monday, June 27, 2011

Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA) - Workshop Info

We have received the following information from LPAPA - one of the most prestigious organizations for plein air painters in the country - www.lpapa.org

Paint Out with Kathleen Dunphy
LPAPA Signature Member
Friday, July 8, 2011
Time: 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Point Lobos State Preserve, south of Carmel, CA

Join Kathleen for a morning of painting in picturesque Point Lobos State Preserve.
We will paint the morning light and have a critique at 11:30. We will meet in the parking lot at Whaler's Cove..

For more info: www.lpapa.org/pleintalk/pleintalk_paintouts.html

If you are interested in more workshops offered by Kathleen Dunphy, visit:
International Directory of Art Workshops & Classes
and look for entry# 008.

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Immortal Pets

Pet portraits are more popular than ever these days for an obvious reason - they are "immortal".
If you are looking for a skillful professional artist who can portray your beloved pets, you are in the right place.
Check out the International Pet Painting Showcase where nearly 100 artists are showing over 240 paintings (and growing) of all kinds of pets in their unique styles and different medium.
Here are some artworks exhibiting on the Showcase by internationally recognized pet-painters and remember - they are all copyrighted by their lawful owners:

© "Phoebe" by Akiko Watanabe

© "My Guys" by Pat Durgin

© "Robinsons' Horses" by Anne Barron

To view the Pet Painting Showcase, visit www.ocartguide.com/petpainting-byentryorder.php

For artists: if you are interested in adding your entries to the Showcase, click www.ocartguide.com/petpainting.html

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