Monday, September 17, 2007

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Send a Postcard!

Deadline: January 15 2008

Theme: Sustaining Our Environment Postcard Exhibition

Sustain our environment! The Women’s Caucus for Art (WCA), a national women’s artists’ association and an NGO of the United Nations, invite mail artists and artists of all media to support the UN’s Millenium Goal, “Sustaining Our Environment.” The Millenium Goal’s objectives are:

· Integrate the principles of sustainable development into country policies and programs; reverse loss of environmental resources
· Reduce by half the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water
· Achieve significant improvement in lives of at least 100 million slum dwellers, by 2020

Submit 4”x6” or Size 6 postcards made from recycled materials and reflecting the theme of “Sustaining Our Environment” by January 15, 2008 . On the back of the postcard, provide your name, address and the materials used to make the card. Submissions will be exhibited during the February, 2008 WCA and College Art Association (CAA) annual conferences at Ft. Worth-Dallas, Texas. At the exhibition, works will be auctioned to benefit the United Nations.

Documentation on No jury, no fee, no return. Postal delivery only.

Mail postcards to P. Otani, Curator, Sustaining Our Environment, 263 Laidley Street, San Francisco, CA 94131 USA

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Tapas Cheese Plate

Mitch and Martha invited us to a tapas dinner at their Sonoma home. It was warm evening, perfect for al fresco dining under the grape arbor. Martha put together an exquisite Spanish feast - cheeses, cured sausages, empanadas, potato torte, marinated figs, olives, gazpacho, 3 kinds of paella, salads with fresh pears and peaches and Mexican chocolate cupcakes.

Sunday, September 2, 2007

Greek Sea

Bottles beneath the sea. Mixed Media - acrylics, paper, stencil, fabric, enamel paint


Innocent Souls, Hymns in the Jungle. Mixed Media - Acrylic, Thread, Paper, Glitter