Thursday, August 11, 2022

SAC OPEN STUDIO 2022


                                         









Sac Open Studios 2022 will soon begin ... Yeah!  270 artists will be opening their studios with round 30.000 attendees expected this year.  

We are excited to have you visit us at clayArtstudio814 where 15 of my fellow artists and myself have our studios.  We are open on the Second Weekend Sept 17th - 18th.
  
We are all looking forward to seeing you at 814 and visiting with us!


Sac Open Studio 2022 will take place over two weekends:  


- Weekend One - (artists West of I80) Sept 10th-11th | 10a - 5p

- Weekend Two - (artists East of I80 Sept 17th-18th | 10a - 5p


Check out the 80 page printed Open Studio Guide 2022 to plan yourself guided tour weekends or visit 


- Website - for the Sac Open Studio Guide 2022:


- PDF - for the Sac Open Studio Guide 2022:



Lastly, a small personal 'horn tooting'.  Five artist and myself where selected and featured in this years Sac Open Studio 2022 Guide's Artists Spotlight.

Enjoy your Open Studio's tours!


Tuesday, August 2, 2022




vue de ma fenêtre
(''view from my window')
2022




 

Wednesday, July 27, 2022




camélias & bulles
('camellias & bubbles')
2022




 

Monday, July 25, 2022



My book 'Anthology' was published today ...Yeah! 



A small collection my art along with inspirations and thoughts I've collected 
over the years from other imaginative creatives as inspiration 
for a life of making and creating.
...
100% of all proceeds are donated in support of the
Sacramento regional communities non-profit Art Centers & Galleries.

Visit my website for the Community Galleries I have Selected

...
For a look inside and a full preview of my book!



Tuesday, July 19, 2022




jardin secret
('secret garden')
2022




Thursday, July 14, 2022




Tour Camélia
('Tower Camellia')
2022




 

Sunday, June 5, 2022




chrysanthèmes blancs
'white chrysanthemums'
2022

...


Pausing

Halfway up the stairs

White chrysanthemums


- Elizabeth Searle Lamb



 

 

Saturday, June 4, 2022




Du point de vue d'un oiseau
('from the point of view of a bird')
2022




 

Monday, May 30, 2022








Blue Line Arts "Membership Medley" Opens June 4th - July 16th 2022. Dropped off my piece yesterday.
Title: 'ton secret est en sécurité avec moi'
('your secret's safe with me' - drawing numérique)

My piece in the show is not as large as the piece shown in this mock-up, but could be :-)

See all the art here:

Saturday, May 28, 2022




'souvenirs'
('memories')
2022



 

Friday, May 27, 2022




'etour de la lumière et du son'
('return of light and sound')
2022



 

Tuesday, May 24, 2022




'au dessus des arbres'
('above the trees')
2022




 

Thursday, May 12, 2022










The art was installed in the Camellia Village Neighborhood on their utility boxes.

2022



Monday, May 2, 2022








William Land Park
WPA Rock Garden
Sacramento, Ca.

2022




Sunday, April 24, 2022



"trempe ton orteil dans l'eau"
("dip your toe into the water")

2022




 

Sunday, April 17, 2022









I have been informed by Beth Jones & Lynda Jolley of Beth Jones Art Consultant that the Conference Claimant Endowment Board  had wanted to bring color to the Camellia Village neighborhood and they have selected my art for this wonderful opportunity.  Thank you, Thank you, Thank you to the Conference Claimant Endowment Board, Camellia Village neighborhood and I'm always grateful and thankful to Beth and Lynda for thinking me and considering my work when they have the right project for it. Can't wait to see them once they are installed!

2022
 

Thursday, March 10, 2022




trois étoiles
('three stars')
2022




Tuesday, February 22, 2022




'tout ce que nous touchons nous touche'
('whatever we touch is touching us')
2022



 

Sunday, February 20, 2022







Getting ready for the NCECA "Fertile Ground" Conference coming to Sacramento & Region.

Mar 16-19th, 2022

Starting to taking down the current art through out our studios and installing the art for this upcoming exhibition where clayArtstuio814 will be one of the featured venues during the four day conference of 4000 to 7000 attendees. 

These two Maple wood panels will ultimately have wooden selves installed to display 48 ceramic 'pinch pot' bowls created by 15 different ceramic clayArt artists.  This will be a small nod to educator, writer, teacher of the 'pinch pot' technique & ceramists Paulus Berensohn

NCECA Website:  https://nceca.net

clayARTstudio814 Website:  https://www.clayartstudio814.com



 



déconner
('messing around')
2022


Saturday, February 12, 2022



NCECA's 'FERTILE GROUND' Ceramics Conference
is coming to Sacramento & clayARTstudio814
March 16th - 19th, 2022

FERTILE GROUNDS

clayARTstudio814



Monday, January 17, 2022

Sunday, January 2, 2022




We are getting ready for NCECA 2022 Ceramic Arts Conference coming to Sacramento. Our studios will be one of the featured venues with over 4000+ people planning to attend. So coming soon to clayArtstudio814 this upstair space, where my studio is, and along with all the studios & gallery downstairs will be totally transformed in the coming months leading up to the event Mar. 16-19, 2022. I will be doing my drawing thing in collabortion with the 13+1 ceramists in this upstairs space. I hope you can visit our studios and all of the many other venues & events happening through out Sacramento & the Northern California region. (This is what happens when your share space with 13+ ceramics artist and visiting featured ceramist artist Anthony Maki Gill and I ‘m not a ceramics artist … so they just invade your space … just kidding :-)


NCECA Website: 


A short video of the upcoming event:


 

Friday, December 31, 2021

Saturday, December 25, 2021



 'silencieuse'
('silent')
2021



Tuesday, December 21, 2021



'feuilles multicolores' 2021
28" X 36" - Printed on Metal

I'm happy to announce my piece has been curated into the Blue Line Arts Auction
'Lottery For The Arts 2022'






2021