Monthly Archives: December 2015

December Offerings – Part XIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: William Merritt Chase In the words of one write, painter William Merritt Chase (1849-1916) was “known as an exponent of Impressionism and as a teacher. He is also responsible for establishing the Chase … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part XII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Paul Cadmus (1904-1999) Artist Statement: “Well, I was always drawing. I mean, I was encouraged to draw. I was given crayons and all the usual things. The first encouragement I had other than … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part XI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of VII: Alyssa Monks Painter Alyssa Monks (born 1977) began painting as a child. She studied art at the New School in New York and at the Lorenzo de’ Medici in Florence, and received her … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part X: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Heather Stamenov Painter Heather Stamenov received an MFA in Painting from the University of Connecticut School of Fine Arts in the Department of Art and Art History in 2012. A Poem for Today … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part IX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: Tom Fleming Painter Tom Fleming received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Syracuse University, graduating at the top of this class in 1988. A Poem for Today “a girl named jack,” By … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part VIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Lori McNee Artist Statement: “I would like to paint the way a bird sings. My broad spectrum of work includes still life, landscape and plein air painting. In still life I am able … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part VII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

On This Date December 7, 1941 – “a date which will live in infamy.” Below – The U.S.S. Arizona under attack at Pearl Harbor; the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial. American Art – Part I of IV: Monica Cook Artist Statement: “Over … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part VI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: Barbara D. Hultmann Barbara D. Hultmann (born 1948) has earned degrees from both the University of Minnesota and San Jose State University. “What on earth could be more luxurious than a sofa, a … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part V: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of VII: Lisa Ober In the words of one critic, “Lisa Ober is a professional portrait artist specializing in oil and pastel portraits. She is most known for her ability to depict the likeness and … Continue reading

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December Offerings – Part IV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Mark B. Goodson Mark B. Goodson earned a Bachelor of Fine Art, Painting Degree from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah and a Master of Fine Art Degree from Pennsylvania Academy of the … Continue reading

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