| Aug 29, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Shelly Cox has long admired painter and illustratorNorman Rockwell and his passion for depicting everyday American life. However, the Jupiter artist feels something is missing from his work — eroticism.
So she developed a persona to...
| Oct 7, 2011
The Oakland Mills Cultural Arts Festival will be held Saturday, Oct. 15, at The Other Barn, 5851 Robert Oliver Place. The event features live music, arts and crafts, children's activities, health screenings, food and more. Admission is free. For...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Dmitry Samarov, like Travis Bickle, is God's lonely man, cruising the streets of Chicago, watching for your arm to shoot out and beckon him, taking note of the odd, offhanded things you say after you climb into his cab.
He is a taxi driver, and with...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Plein air painter Greg LaRock can't count the number of times he has painted Monument Point in Laguna Beach, but he never tires of the view.
"It's different every time," he said. "Depending on the time of day and year you have different paintings."...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:40 AM
The sixth annual Pasadena Art Walk will take place Saturday, Oct. 15 in downtown Pasadena’s historic playhouse district. The event will feature the work of 25 artists and will serve as an opportunity for both attendees and vendors to engage in the...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 5:03 AM
Within a half-hour of her arrival on the TV set, Kerri O'Dair was transformed from casually clad college student to the picture of a young lawyer, dressed in pearls, a black suit and high heels. While a stylist applied makeup, the 18-year-old studied...
| Oct 14, 2011
'Celebration of 25 Years as a Center — The Annapolis Silver Seniors' This multimedia exhibition by seniors — some who did not take art classes until they retired — is on view through Nov. 13 in the Willow Gallery at Quiet Waters Park,...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 2:42 PM
Laguna Beach had another art thing this week.
Yes, that was my reaction when I heard about the 13th annual Laguna Beach Plein Air Painting Invitational.
I may have yawned. Bad, I know, when we become so spoiled in Laguna over art. The number of...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 1:51 PM
All work is seed sown. It grows and spreads, and sows itself anew.
— Thomas Carlyle
I consider myself fortunate that my work is a labor of love — love of learning both for myself and for others with whom I am fortunate enough to come into...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Here, recycling is the name of the game. Copper and aluminum obviously, but also steel, brick and even seemingly worthless nuggets of concrete from demolished buildings find their way to new and productive uses. Grasses are planted to protect critical...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 1:43 PM
It's always a treat to spot a butterfly flying through your garden, and your appreciation is enhanced knowing that these short-lived insects are as ephemeral as they are colorful. What you probably didn't know is that so many butterflies that have forever...