Full Spectrum Altered Book

I created an altered book for the Marin MOCA annual Altered Books fundraiser. My altered book title is “Full Spectrum”. Here’s the exhibit info: Marin Museum of Contemporary Art 7th Annual …

Charaxes jasius butterfly AKA Two-tailed Pasha

Charaxes Butterfly watercolor

Here is Charaxes jasius, a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. The Charaxes butterfly is also known as the Two-tailed Pasha, which I think is pretty charming. This is the latest of …

Flora's Holiday, a surreal landscape in digital art by Lucy Arnold

Flora’s Holiday metal print

I just received a package in the mail – Flora’s Holiday printed on 20×16 metal! I ordered it from my own shop, and the quality of production and shipping by …

Spanish Moon Moth, Graellsia isabellae

Spanish Moon Moth Painting

The third painting in this new series is of the Spanish Moon Moth, Graellsia isabellae. Like the last two Solo Butterfly watercolors, this one is 2×13, framed to 19×25. The Spanish …

Revelation, surreal digital art by Lucy Arnold

Digital Art in Riverfront Art Gallery

All three of my digital art entries were accepted into the 2016 Annual Juried Photography Show at the Riverfront Gallery in Petaluma, CA. Over 70% of a record number of entries were rejected, so I felt …

Common Pink Forester Butterfly watercolor

Common Pink Forester Butterfly Painting

I couldn’t resist this beautiful insect! I had to paint it. So, I just finished this, my second Forester Butterfly watercolor painting. It is of the Common Pink Forester Butterfly, Euphaedra …

Festive Flock jigsaw puzzle box cover

Jigsaw Puzzle

For several years now I have had a 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle made from a painting for Mike’s Christmas present. This year’s puzzle image was “Festive Flock”. I filled in some of the …

New Butterfly Painting Underway

After much deliberation, I’ve decided that the Resplendant Forester butterfly, Bebearia sp., will be the subject of my next watercolor. It may be just the first of a new butterfly series, …

December Concerts

I sang with the Marin Symphony Chamber Chorus in their annual “Holiday Choral Concert by Candlelight” at St. Raphael’s Church on December 5 & 6. It’s such a lovely way to …

Duet: Dolci Chiodi by G.H. Handel

I sang Handel’s Dolci Chiodi, a duet for soprano and alto, with Elsa Nichols in a Marin Baroque concertin 2013.  Here is a video of it on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J8lV40UpW_E

Art Exhibit in San Francisco #2

This second flyer was sent as a reminder about my SF exhibit: Nature – Three Visions. All the information is the same as in my last post, but with a new image.

Art Exhibit in San Francisco

Nature – Three Visions I will be exhibiting paintings in San Francisco for the first time! My work has been seen in the North Bay for 20 years, but this …

Festive Flock ID Chart

Here is the Festive Flock ID Chart, with both common and scientific names of 42 wonderous feathered friends! Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus Banded Cotinga Cotinga maculata Black-and-Red Broadbill Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos …

Festive Flock has Arrived

Festive Flock, my newest watercolor painting, is finally completed! There is an ID chart to go with it, specifying the 42 colorful birds from around the world that I chose …

Dreamhaven, by Tracy Tandy

Dreamhaven, by Tracy Tandy, is published and available in paperback and ebook editions. This is the first title released from Inevitable Ink Publishing. Cara Bevan created the charming illustrations and …