It's important to think ahead and plan for tomorrow, but an artist must also be in the moment...the now.
Saturday, September 5, 2009
Awesome Autumn continues to get judge's attention
Here's a photo taken with my phone while attending awards reception for Navarro Council of the Arts 24th Annual National Juried Art Show in Corsicana. This is a great show with entries from across the US. Juror of awards, Bob Rohm. It's an honor to have received Award of Merit (3rd place) recognition in this field of excellence. Best in Show awarded to Ted Clemens for his painting "World Famous" . The exhibition will continue through September 26 in the Warehouse Living Arts Center, Corsicana, Texas. For more information, visit http://www.navarrocouncilofthearts.com/
I'm a full time artist; native Texan, self taught and work primarily in the medium of watercolor. Painting daily, I prefer to work en plein aire (on location), and I'm often seen working in the historic districts of Waxahachie and throughout the North Texas area. A member of several arts organizations including Outdoor Painters Society (Signature Member), Contemporary Fine Art International (Signature Member), Artists of Texas, Professional Artists in North Texas, International Plein Air Painters, Landscape Artists International,DeSoto Art League and Ellis County Art Association. Painting professionally for over 35 years, my originals are in private and corporate collections in 34 States, as well as Mexico, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Scotland, Portugal, Germany, and Republic of Benin, West Africa.