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. .
I’m honored and excited to be invited to be the featured artist for November at the cool local Pflugerville wine bar, the Three Legged Goat. The opening on Friday, Nov 8, 6:30-8:30. Stop by the 3LG when you can for a great glass of wine or beer. They have live music on the weekends, andContinue reading “Featured artist at the 3LG”
The four squares in “A Change of Seasons” represent winter, spring, summer & fall and the wooden board and branches represent the changing colors of a nature. It can hang vertically or horizontally. Acrylic and misc objects on canvas panels, wood and branches. 2019, 13×36″ plus the branches. $450. In the back (left) is “Cattails”Continue reading “A Change in Seasons & Cattails”
I’m excited to be part of Art 84 during the EAST Austin Studio Tour, Nov 16-17 & 23-24, 2019 and looking forward to another great year of Music + Art + Dance. Stop by and see me and the other artists in November! • 500 Art 84 | Dance + Music + Art • 501Continue reading “EAST Austin Studio Tour 2019”
I’m soooo honored and excited to be invited to be the featured artist at the Three Legged Goat (3LG) for the month of November!! How cool is that!!!! 🙂 There will be an opening reception sometime in early November — more on that later. The TLG is a really cool little local Texas Wine Bar inContinue reading “Featured November Artist at 3 Legged Goat”
Aquatic Pirouette will be displayed at Art 84 during the EAST Austin Studio. (2019) Acrylic on Canvas Board with Beads and String, 12×16” $275 SOLD Art 84 | DANCE +MUSIC + ART is a pop-up exhibition at 84 Waller St. on the 2019 EAST Studio Tour (Stops #s TBA) featuring visual artists plus lots ofContinue reading “Aquatic Pirouette”
I created this digital collage while playing around with one of my paintings and a flower photo. The original painting is a little 6×6” (x 4) called “Maura’s Garden” in memory of the daughter of a close business friend. I thought the gerber daisy complemented the image nicely. Maura’s Voice strives to learn as muchContinue reading “Maura’s Daisy”