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Summer Small Works Show

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Summer Small Works Show

I have two pieces that will be featured in the Summer Small Works Show at the Kansas City Stockyards Gallery! The show opens tomorrow, July 16, and runs through August 13, and it's my first time being part of an in-person juried art gallery show. The opening reception is tomorrow July 16 from 5-8pm, and is free to attend. I'll be there at the beginning for a bit!Both of my featured paintings were created in one layer by palette knife with watercolor paint straight from the tube. Watercolor is a fascinating medium and I love the surprises it creates. And even when...

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Weekly Summary - June 18 2021

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Weekly Summary - June 18 2021

Well, it's been a few weeks since I posted one of these. Whoops! I was super busy with the weekend art shows and still recovering from the weeks of insomnia / the new meds. Last time here. I haven't been painting a ton because we've been really busy. I have events every weekend this month, and it's been super hot so they're wiping me out. I have done pretty well at the ones I've had so far though! Food. Art. Drink. was very successful. I made almost as much in sales that weekend as I made all of last year!...

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

With the warmer weather, events are coming up all around the KC area! Mark your calendars to see Late Blooming Watercolors in person at one of these upcoming summer events. Food. Art. Drink June 4 & 5 • 5-10pm Linden Square, Gladstone Arts in the Park June 11 • 5-10pm • June 12 10am - 9pm Macken Park, North Kansas City Mission Sidewalk Sale June 19 • 10am-4pm Johnson Drive, Mission KS Saturdays with the Swing June 26 • 9am-3pm Downtown Overland Park, KS

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Late Blooming Watercolors at The Brewkery

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Late Blooming Watercolors at The Brewkery

A collection of 10 of my original, framed watercolor palette knife paintings are on display at The Brewkery kombucha bar at 1443 Swift St, in North Kansas City, MO. They'll be on display through at least the end of May 2021, but in case you can't visit in person, here's a video walk through of the gallery!   Featured paintings (in order of appearance): Autumn Palette Knife Landscape Winter Palette Knife Landscape Palette Knife Landscapes I Palette Knife Landscapes II Canyon Land Heartland Prairies Palette Knife Landscapes III For Lou Mt. Olympus Hanging Gardens All paintings are for sale, framed...

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Valentine Pop Up Feb. 13, 2021

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Valentine Pop Up Feb. 13, 2021

Come down to the Kansas City Design Collective to shop local artists and makers for Valentine's Day gifts, and enjoy food trucks! I'll be participating on Saturday, Feb. 13 from noon to 4pm.  Social distancing and masks are mandatory.  Address & details available here.

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