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.

March ZoomRoom: EA Luetkemeyer’s Author Reading

Please visit again to register for EA Luetkemeyer’s Author Reading! The post March ZoomRoom: EA Luetkemeyer’s Author Reading appeared first on Art Presence Art Center.

Continue reading March ZoomRoom: EA Luetkemeyer’s Author Reading

Beyond Raising Awareness: An Intro to Creative Activism

People holding the hands of others, raising them in the airThis 2-hour seminar is an overview of creative activism. This seminar was recorded Feb 22, 2021 as a prerequisite to the SuperCorsa online course. But it can stand on its own as an introduction to how creative activism can be useful to your work. You’ll find the video recording of the seminar below, and we’ve […]

Continue reading Beyond Raising Awareness: An Intro to Creative Activism

Wit and beauty

Back when an office copier seemed to be something almost large enough to step into and drive, there was a gag familiar to most people who ever used a big Xerox machine. Someone would inevitably hop up onto it and moon its flashing light to duplicate their naked rear end. It was a trending gag […]

Continue reading Wit and beauty

The Gasket of Grace

To celebrate this month that celebrates relationships, I decided to write about gaskets. I don’t think I really knew what a gasket was until we had three needing to be replaced. First to go was my husband’s kayak drysuit neck gasket (which I …

Continue reading The Gasket of Grace

Mediums: chicken feathers, nutshells and unfinished boats

From Cannery Row: Henri the painter was occupied, for Holman’s Department Store had employed not a flag-pole sitter but a flag-pole skater. On a tall mast on top of the store he had a little round platform and there he was on skates going around and around. He had been there three days and three […]

Continue reading Mediums: chicken feathers, nutshells and unfinished boats

February-March 2021 Members Show

The gallery is now open on a limited basis. February hours are 1–5pm every Friday and Saturday. We carefully follow all CDC guidelines, so social distancing and masks are required and hand sanitizer is available. This month’s Guest Exhibit is The Power of Pastel, a juried show of paintings by members of the Pastel Artists […]

The post February-March 2021 Members Show appeared first on Art Presence Art Center.

Continue reading February-March 2021 Members Show

13: SUPERSTORES – Bass Pro Shops

The Lost Episode! We recorded this episode over 2 years ago and dug it out of the vaults for you! We left off at episode 12 – The Chevy Suburban. Superstores, supercenters, megastores! These aren’t big boxes, they are GIANT boxes and inside are not only swaths products, but on-brand restaurants or services like opticians […]

Continue reading 13: SUPERSTORES – Bass Pro Shops

Boulders and Aspens in Hope Valley

The post Boulders and Aspens in Hope Valley appeared first on Stefan Baumann – The Grand View: Paintings by Stefan Baumann.

Continue reading Boulders and Aspens in Hope Valley

Yosemite National Park: View from Glacier Point

Yosemite National Park View from Glacier Point, oil on canvas. Painting by Stefan Baumann. Painted on location en plein air, alla prima, from Glacier Point. This painting is looking toward the south Yosemite Valley. The post Yosemite Natio…

Continue reading Yosemite National Park: View from Glacier Point

Yosemite National Park: View from Glacier Point

Yosemite National Park View from Glacier Point, oil on canvas. Painting by Stefan Baumann. Painted on location en plein air, alla prima, from Glacier Point. This painting is looking toward the south Yosemite Valley. The post Yosemite Natio…

Continue reading Yosemite National Park: View from Glacier Point