16 paintings — WEAVING series done
That’s it for the WEAVING series, 16 paintings on Filipiniana attire and the women who wear them. The first three were based on images I saw online. The rest were inspired by friends and family who gallantly agreed to help out. I have already started the SHIFT series with portraits of two colleagues here in…
Exhibit postponed to November but I will not keep friends waiting
With national vaccination rates still below 10 percent, I had not been very optimistic about the re-opening of big venues. Not surprisingly, organizers announced last week that Art Nordic 2021 is postponed from April to November. I have decided to find another way to exhibit. Shane, the brother of the colleague of my friend, is…
Losing my mentor: “Keep on and do not let your pallet dry out.”
Uncle Di (Pedro Suplido) died on March 4, 2021 at about 10 pm in New York. He was 83. I last talked to him on December 31, 2020 to wish him and his partner, Doc Peter, a Happy New Year. I called, let the phone ring for a minute, and hung up. I called again…
The original goal of eight works for an exhibit was exceeded a long time ago. I start 2021 with 14 paintings ready, and hope to finish seven or eight more before 9 April. This looks doable on my calendar, but it will require consistency. I have been corresponding with the Let’s Save the Brain Foundation…
Eight portraits finished. Will work on four or five more up to the end of March. The last one I will paint at the exhibit.
I will be here
That will be my stall on 9-11 April 2021.
Preparing for Art Nordic 2021
Sent an application to Art Nordic and got an acceptance letter. The stall is booked. Now working to get the paintings ready.
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