Author Archives: paulalpeterson

Light On My Path

The Sketchbook Project

Well, I have had my moleskin sketchbook for a couple of months now and finally did a random page.  My theme is “Help!”  The first completed two-page spread is a Zen tangle.  I put a cartoon of me in it looking like I need help getting untangled.  Fun!  I looked up my link on the […]

Workshop Scheduled January 22, 2011

Check out the article in the Roseleaf: http://www.fumcsantarosa.org/roseleaf/roseleaf-january-2011 Can’t wait to see everyone there!

“Muse Mind”

MUSE MIND Like a comet it comes Spinning, swirling, streaking Through the dark void Blazing, burning, barreling Towards us at warp speed. Or, is it sneaking up behind us A surprise to explore In the universe of our minds As we work at building or creating. The Muse comes in And suddenly, like a shock […]

From Napa

Cool new blog started by my friends Isabelle and Christine from Napa.  They invite artists to join to paint the monthly photo then, post the result on their blog.  They are sooo smart!  What a fun new art prompt!  This is their website graphic, not the painting of the month.  I wonder which one of […]

NorthBayPleinAir

Graveyards and Halloween just seem to go together.  A friend, Isabelle, invited me to paint at the graveyard in the town of Bodega today along with the North Bay Plein Air Painters.  They have a Meet Up website she found and I looked at.  Nice group of folks.  No critique, though everyone gets together before […]

COMING IN JANUARY!

During the gallery show, there was a sign up sheet for folks wanting to attend a workshop about the collage process used in most of the pieces that were hanging.  Unfortunately, that sign up sheet disappeared.  That is okay, because people may sign up again here.* Saturday, January 22, 2011, will be the next Soul […]

‘Joy’ — S O L D !

Mixed media art work.

Check it Out!

THIS is SCOTT WADE. Check out what he does with the dirty cars by carefully and artfully removing portions of the dirt. According to his web site, he lives real close to a dirt road in  San Marcos  ,  Texas  ….

Aqua Areas Art Show

I’m in!  I dropped off my painting, “Marsh Madness,” to the Coddingtown show this morning.  There is some GREAT art in this show!  Makes me wish I hadn’t bothered on some level though it is good to test my work in a juried show.  It is a bit hard to find as it is on […]