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Call for Artists! East Bay Open Studios, June 2019!

Sat., June 1st, 6 pm – 9 pm:  opening preview celebration

Two weekends:  artists’ studios open, June 8 – 9 and June 15 – 16, 11 am – 6 pm

More info/registration:


New work

Volcanoes, cold wax & oil paint on panel, 8″ x 8″


Floating Bowl, work in progress, oil on panel, 16″ x 16″


Beeswax Collage

I took a class this past Sunday at Kala Institute in Berkeley where I learned the wonderful process of using beeswax to make collages on canvas.  The teacher, Elaine Chu, was great!  She is offering this class again in Feb. 2018 at the San Francisco Center for the Book:

You can see some of Elaine’s artwork here:

I made two collages in the class and a third one yesterday:

Fishes & Fork                                                                                                                                             8.5″ x 10.5″


Rain Poem by Daito Kokushi, Japanese Zen Master                                                                        (5.5″ x 7.125″)


Coin Lost in the River (Zen koan)                                                                                                             8″ x 10″

You’re Invited! June 2nd, Opening Night, East Bay Open Studios

Opening Night, East Bay Open Studios!

Friday, June 2nd          

Historic 16th Street Train Station, West Oakland!

Opening Night Exhibit 6 PM – 9 PM                              

After-Party 9:30 PM – midnight 

This is all FREE, but you must sign up/RSVP in order to go!