Trending Articles

Friends of SOAR

For great posts about the business of art, check out The Artsy Shark HERE!
ArtistsBillofRights.org reviews competitions and appeals seeking creative content, listing those that respect your copyrights and highlighting those that don't. Art Matters! publishes calls to artists, and not all of them may be compliant with ABoR's standards. Visit their site to learn more.
We support the Embedded Metadata Manifesto.  Metadata is information such as copyright notice and contact info you can embed in your images to protect your intellectual property, save time when uploading to social sites and promote your art. Click to visit the site and learn more.

Welcome to Artist Candy Wooding!

With calligraphy, bookbinding, pastepapers and other media, I create keepsakes for life’s special occasions…I like to think of my art as creating memories in time, by commemorating old memories and creating new ones. I want my art to touch people at the heart level, the emotional part of their being.

Continue reading Welcome to Artist Candy Wooding!

Featured Artist – Candy Wooding

Candy Wooding

Candy Wooding with her Paste Paper Creations

During the August First Friday Art Walk, 5 – 8 pm, Artist Candy Wooding – Studio 12 in the Ashland Art Center (357 E Main St, Ashland, OR) – will demonstrate her Paste Paper technique that she uses to create a wide variety of art pieces, such as folded boxes and books. Candy makes her own archival paste which she adds pigment to and then creates spectacular patterns and textures on wet paper. See her work at www.facebook.com/candywooding.

Candy Wooding's Inspiration Book made from Paste Paper

Candy’s Artist Statement: “My fellow artists call me a “paper artist” because most of the art that I do uses paper. I like to think of my art as creating memories in time by commemorating old memories or by creating new ones. I want my art to touch people at the heart level,

Continue reading Featured Artist – Candy Wooding