Posted in September 2012

Latin Jazz with Karen Rodriguez Tonight

It’s Arty Facts Friday so here’s what’s going on at Community Arts Center this weekend. Tonight is the first show in our Fall Friday Night Live Concert Series with the Karen Rodriguez Latin Jazz Ensemble.  During the concert, Sally Paynter, Leroy Forney and Drew Arata will create art that reacts to the music.  It starts … Continue reading

How to Make Art from Trash

Today I’m giving suggestions on how to make art from trash. Ok, it doesn’t really have to be trash but it could be, or any old, extra pieces of stuff you may have lying around your studio or house.   I got the idea from a project my girls were doing in their art class.  They … Continue reading

Apps for Artists

You know what they say, “There’s an app for that.” There are apps for so many things from cooking and shopping to business and music but there are also apps available for artists. A friend forwarded me a link to a page that listed some apps for the iPhone artist.  I think the variety of … Continue reading

Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show

This is the season for art shows and festivals so I’d like to tell you about one that takes place in beautiful Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia. The 8th annual Rittenhouse Square (18th & Walnut Streets)  Fine Art Show takes place September 14-16, 2012.  Times are Friday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. – 6 … Continue reading

Graham Nash Exhibits Photography

Today’s artist to watch is Graham Nash. You may know Nash as a singer-songwriter from Crosby, Stills and Nash or The Hollies, but did you know that Graham Nash is also a world renowned photographer and digital imaging pioneer?  It’s true.  He even has a portrait of David Crosby in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of … Continue reading

Campbell’s Celebrates “The Art of Soup”

Campbell’s Celebrates “The Art of Soup”

I just love soup, don’t you?  I didn’t think there could be anything better than a nice warm bowl of soup on a cool day but Campbell’s found a way to make eating soup even better. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Andy Warhol’s famed work, “32 Campbell’s Soup Cans,” they are releasing limited-edition cans … Continue reading