Photograph taker. Picture maker. Printer. Self-taught chemist. Business woman. Board chair. Advisor. Teacher. Gardener. Pickler. Chicken keeper. One time bread baker. Kayaker. Birdwatcher, albeit late rising. Reader. Artist. Citizen.
“My studio practice is like bird watching – guided by skill, graced by chance. Searching for the picture from the mind’s eye that is realer than real, found in the process of producing each print.”
Quirk Gallery Pop Up Sat. May 4
Saturday May 4 10am-5pm Quirk Gallery. I'll be there as Blue Skies Workroom, debuting comfy screenprinted linen throw pillows. Will have some large totes and handbound books as well.
Upcoming Workshops Spring/Summer 2019
- Make a Pinafore - Saturday & Sunday, May 25 & 26, Visual Arts Center, Richmond VA
- Playing with Books - 6 Tuesday evenings starting Tuesday, June 18 - Visual Arts Center, Richmond VA
- Zip It! (learn to make zippered pouches) - Sunday, July 27 - Visual Arts Center, Richmond VA
- Bookmaking as Narrative - 4 Tuesday evenings starting Tuesday, August 6 - Visual Arts Center, Richmond VA
Creative Mornings & Making Money
Alyssa Salomon, artist-in-residence at the VCU School of Business, ends her tenure with a talk about material exploration
Alyssa Salomon speaking on CRAFT for Creative Mornings RVA
Trunk Show at Quirk Gallery Friday & Saturday June 8 & 9
Blue Skies Workroom at The Brunch Market Saturday May 5
I'll be vending as Blue Skies Workroom at The Brunch Market on Saturday, May 5, 11am until 4pm, at Lunch.Supper! in Scott's Addition on Summit Avenue at West Marshall Street. It's an indoor market so we're there rain or shine. There's food, of course. I've been making some dazzling and vibrant new zippered bags. I'll also have aprons, tote bags, happiness. and a few hand-bound multi-color books remaining from Current Books.