Drawing Day

I recently read an article that said to have a  happy life you need to do something EVERYDAY that makes you happy.  If you love to draw that’s so easy…drawing books and pens fit nicely into a purse…insurance against any “slow” moment…all good.  …and SOME days are really happy days because drawing and coffee join […]

Blair Saxon-Hill

We first met artist Blair Saxon-Hill through archives… Blair and artist John Brodie own a book store in Portland, Monograph Bookwerks which handles new and used, rare and out of print art books…and occasionally archives come their way.  Blair currently has a show up at the Littman Gallery at Portland State University, “From the Beginning […]

“Threading the Needle,” Rick Bartow, Dave (Nic) Nichols

I like it…looking at disparate stuff.  In random order.  The best.  Elizabeth and I raced through the pouring rain to Portland yesterday for “research”…a fiber-oriented show at the Helzer Gallery at PCC Rock Creek Campus.   Though the gallery was small…only enough room for one or two pieces from each artist, each piece had something to […]