Karen's Studio Blog

Aug 28, 2019, 9:00 AM
I remember when I first considered glass jars as something special in our mass consumption world. I was listening to a radio news report many years ago on how bad the living conditions were in the . . .
Aug 21, 2019, 9:00 AM
I think of place as it relates to people and more specifically to me and my husband, our friends and family. We are filled with places in our modern age. The places of our lives. Where you were born. Lived. Currently living and . . .
Aug 14, 2019, 9:00 AM
There are a variety of reference materials that can be collected and how is only limited by your imagination. Considerations will be particular to your needs, interests, personal preferences and ease of retrieval. An artist that is interested in how crowds look as they move may collect materials, images and find inspiration differently from the artist that explores
Aug 7, 2019, 9:00 AM
I read The Idea of North: The Paintings of Lawren Harris not knowing much about the artist. I had come across a few images of Mr. Harris’s work and fell in love with them. I immediately requested both of the books that featured his work from the library and The Idea of North was one. That’s how I found out that Steve Martin is an art lover and an extremely knowledgeable one at that.

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