“The Amalfi Coast is one of the most romantic drives in Italy, with the road running along the edge of rocky cliffs that plunge into the sea.” NORAH BORDEN Explore Southern Italy with me this September. From Apulia to the Amalfi Coast, I am taking a small group on a tour of art and culture.
“Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of the living.” MARY RITTER BEARD Exciting things are on the horizon for 2015. I have my Planet Earth paintings in Palm Springs at the Brian Marki Gallery and a few up in
“We plunged into the cornucopia quivering with desire and the ecstasy of unbridled avarice.” FROM THE MOVIE, A CHRISTMAS STORY Whistler’s Cornucopia, presented by Blue Shore Financial is one of the most indulgent festivals on the West Coast. Local and regional restaurants, chefs, producers, breweries, distilleries, artists, galleries and wineries, are featured in a pure
“Travel does what good novelists also do to the life of everyday, placing it like a picture in a frame or a gem in its setting, so that the intrinsic qualities are made more clear. Travel does this with the very stuff that everyday life is made of, giving to it the sharp contour and
“First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.” QUOTE BY NAPOLEON HILL At the end of 2012 I received my ‘golden ticket’ for an artist residency in upstate New York. It’s not just any