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Monday, August 29, 2016

Leigh Weimers Emerging Artist Award

Just received notice that I will be receiving the  Leigh Weimers Emerging Artist Award on September 28, 2016, the award also comes with 5,000. The award will be presented by The San Jose Rotary club which is also one of the largest Rotary Clubs in the World.  I am delighted, overwhelmed and just plain excited!!  I will let you know how the ceremony goes later.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Valley of the Hearts Delight

"View From Above #3"; textile, 44 x 39, has been juried in Filoli Gallery's exhibit, "Heart of the Valleys Delight".  This exhibit is about artworks that represent Silicon Valley and its history.  As you know the valley was agricultural at one time and you can still see evidence of this if you know where to look. Filoli, is located in Woodside, California and is a wonderful representation of agricultural delight itself! Exhibit runs from August 23 - October 23, 2016. The artwork is for sale; if interested please contact me. Closing reception is October 20, 2016 5-7 PM.