To celebrate the beauty of the Texas State Flower the Neill-Cochran House Museum (NCHM) in Austin is displaying a collection of local art inspired by the bluebonnet. I’m thrilled that one of my sculptural pieces is in the show. I posted photos from the show opening, and one of my friends asked if there was a virtualContinue reading “Art 84 works with the Neill-Cochran House Museum to create Virtual Tour of “Hope for Spring: the Flower of Texas””
Finally put the final touches on “Texas Bluebonnets – A New View.” It’s made of acrylic tubes, repurposed water bottles, strings and beads, with acrylic paint.
One of these days I’m going to set up a purchase site to buy online my jewelry. In the meantime, here are some of my designs. I also do custom work if you have a special outfit you need jewelry for! Contact me about prices at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for looking!!
Seasonal Flowers Digital Collages: My seasonal flowers are digital collages using my images of paintings with flowers and architectural elements added. I think they are really cheerful! Clockwise from top left: Summer Sunflower, Winter Rose, Spring Daisy, Maura’s Daisy*, Summer Sand Dollar, and Fall Flower. Matted Prints are $50* (image 7×7″, mats 12×12″) *Note: 50%Continue reading “Digital Collages — Seasonal Flowers and Architectural designs”
Great “ReImagine” Opening at the RR Texas State Campus. What a great art/music/dance show! Dancing by the Rock Rock Ballet Folklorico, music by Central Texas Philharmonic, and lots and lots of art by over 60 artists! Thanks to my family for supporting me, and it was great to see so many fellow artists — andContinue reading “Round Rock Arts “ReImagine” show — up until April 4″
What a fun evening for the Opening of Art for the People Gallery’s shows: Art of Celebration, Celebrities – People & Pets, and Art Art Art. AftP is a beautiful gallery and gift shop at 1711 S. First Street in Austin. Show runs through April. Stop by and soak in all the beautiful art. VisitContinue reading “Art for the People Gallery Opening”
I’m super excited that three of my pieces are in upcoming shows in the Austin area. “Aquatic Pirouette” (above) will be in the Round Rock Arts “ReImagine” show at the Texas State University, Round Rock Campus. The show runs Feb 28-April 4, 2020. This is especially dear to my heart since I got myContinue reading “Super Excited to be in a Couple of Upcoming Art Shows!”
As many of you know, in addition to my acrylic abstracts, jewelry, photos, etc., I’m a graphic designer. I’ve worked for Technology Futures, Inc., an Austin-based research and consulting company, for many years. Each year we at TFI create our own holiday cards around a current event or trend. My father, John Vanston, writes theContinue reading “Happy Holidays from TFI!”
I’m hosting a Holiday Open House & Art Sale this Saturday from noon – 5pm in Pflugerville TX. Artists Rhea Pettit, Harrison Marek, and Kari Darr are joining me. We’ll have a selection of original paintings, digital designs, prints, ceramics, jewelry, ornaments, and misc gifts. Stop by and see us!!
I have a selection of necklaces made with natural stones and beads. Some of the beads are repurposed from old jewelry. Adjustable lengths. Rock necklaces $40 each. Contact me about availability. Custom designed jewelry using rocks or beads — including using personal sentimental pieces — is also available. .