I just found, edited, and uploaded photos from “Art, Coffee, & Conversation” as part of “Mama Earth” at The Center for Green Urbanism! Please see all of them on flickr! You can check out previous posts on “Mama Earth” from my blog here. Here are a few of my favorites below.
So…I’m at the Fenton Street Market in Silver Spring, and found out Artspring Pyramid Atlantic Community Art Store has moved to a terrific space off Ellsworth Drive above the Splash Park. This new space is colorful, big, and relaxing. There’s an energy to explore and also little spaces to chill and just be with the … Read More
So today, I find myself at Silver Spring’s Weekly Saturday Open Market and surrounded by live music, farm-fresh and organic food, plants, and more–well this is what a good time is made of! Last night, I enjoyed dinner with friends following the Afro-Brazil Festival; and, tonight I will enjoy CAPITAL PRIDE! I’m reminding myself through … Read More
After grabbing some grub, time to pay a bit more attention! I’m at this amazing panel discussion called “Walking Off the Artistic Cliff” at Brentwood Arts Exchange at Gateway Arts Center. The panel features Welmoed Laanstra, Jack Rasmussen, Claudia Rousseau, and is moderated by Ellyn Weiss. Part of the “Big Ideas” exhibit, which closes June … Read More
Today’s a big day for all artists at the Gateway Arts District. Not only is there a tour, but over 120 artists are exhibiting their works at studios and galleries across Hyattsville, North Brentwood, Brentwood, and Mount Rainier. I’ll be tweeting throughout the day with #gatewayarts! For more information on the day, visit here.
I am thrilled to have made it and await the Center for Green Urbanism’s Art, Coffee & Conversation at the Tubman-Mahan Gallery, an evening appreciating the gallery’s Mama Earth exhibit, hosted by Authentic Contemporary Art. Follow today’s events on twitter @soulstrong at mobile.twitter.com/searches?q=%23MamaEarth – I hope to post some pics with my new digital camera … Read More
I just came across a behind-the-scenes blog from one of the artists behind “Big Ideas”, Ellyn Weiss! For days now I’ve been cultivated at work, sitting and churning over the wide array of fun, must-not-touch, must-get-up-and-jump-for-joy artwork—and today, I know a bit behind the process. Watching Sondra N. Arkin, Susan Finsen, and Ellyn Weiss create … Read More
I dare you to have a fun, indulgent, stimulating and happy-go-lucky weekend, THIS weekend. Because last week, I went to The American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore and had such a blast: Funny artwork, beautiful artwork, inspiring artwork–galore! This Saturday’s the perfect event to go to if you want to enjoy a fun and creative … Read More
We’re open this Saturday, April 30th from 1pm-5pm – This could be your LAST CHANCE to see “Hidden Images” before it closes on the 7th! A big THANK YOU to everyone who came to our opening reception last Saturday! We hope you join us THIS Saturday. –See photos from the opening reception @ www.facebook.com/media/set/fbx/?set=a.206779509356631.56199.126227844078465