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California Road Trip
Am I alone in finding the Pacific Ocean and coast of California one of the most magical places on this beautiful planet of ours? As I mentioned in my last posting I spent a few months last summer at the beach in Cayucos on the Central Coast  and  w hen I returned I was far more grounded in what I want to paint (at least for now).   I grew up on the southern coast of California and love all of those odd businesses that are on Highway 1/101.   I know them; I recognize them; I have driven bye on road trips since I was 16 and able to drive.  I suddenly r...
Tiny Continues
The tiny pieces were a big hit at Open Studios, thank you everyone for coming out and supporting. They also helped dislodge a little creative block, that's been gnawing at me for the past several months. I now know that feeling stuck is a part of how it goes for me, but this last round went on longer and felt more permanent than ever before (of course). I have tools to apply acceptance to most areas of my life, apparently my artistic process is left a little behind. 
Orange army. Fight!
I can't believe I am sick again.  What is up with this year's cold and flu season?!  It's making me cranky.  Please little oranges, do your job and make this go away soon.
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Art Span’s Fall Open Studios 2015 | The Mission

11 - 6pm, November 7 & 8

What HASN’T changed in the Mission? Artists are making art here. Come visit these resilient purveyors of creativity.

Open Studios is a rare opportunity to see the artists in their workspaces. It’s a viewer driven art tour where you can choose your adventure. From nudes to robots, clay pots to rooftops, you’ll find many different subjects inspire the artists in the Mission. You’ll see textile artists, pottery, painters, sculptors, jewelers, artists working with found objects, and many other mediums.

Come be a part of the art being created by your local artists in your community. Have fun, be inspired, and help maintain this vibrant culture of creativity and innovation.

Preview Receptions

Friday, April 17, 6-9pm, 1890 Bryant Preview Reception - Get a jump on your open studios weekend with a sneak peek at the 50 artists who’ve set up a show for you at 1890 Bryant St Studios.

Friday, April 17, 6-9pm, Studio 17 Opening Party, featuring 70+ artists Facing Displacement. Live painting, drinks, art. Support local artists in SF. Studio 17.

Saturday April 18, 6:30-9:30pm, after Open Studios: spoken word and live music event featuring Jazz with Candice and her combo at Robert Windle’s place, Army Lofts, Studio 302

Participating Group Studios

Participating Independent Artists