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Zombies in Ferndale: Anatomy Class

This winter I have been most fortunate to begin an art class at Cal. State Long Beach, Anatomy for Artists, taught by Peter Zokosky.  It actually began in Boston, when I was visiting the Museum of Fine Arts for the first time in many years.  I was greatly moved by an exhibit of John Singer Sargent’s paintings, […]

End of a Tale

The cactus painting saga is complete, although the process continued to be fraught with challenges.  Apparently, over the holidays the garden is open to visitors on Tuesdays.  Not knowing this, I arrived ready to paint for hours, only to be warned by the gardener to expect several thousand visitors!  Naturally I left before the onslaught. […]