When the Hyde Museum proposed the Creative Challenge, I set out looking at the painting “White” by Grace Hartigan, finding many metaphors to our current situation with COVID-19. Sculpture No.811_Caduceus_ Researching Hartigan's painting, I … [Read more...] about ECLIPSE
Hello everyone! Let me start by saying I feel changed by the events of COVID-19 as I'm sure all of you do! And I know it's been said but I want you to know that I am praying and meditating for the wellness of all and the universe we share. I … [Read more...] about Crazy Time of Change
Pig in a Poke_ excerpt Hello, from the frosty windows of my studio. Over the last three months, I have really enjoyed traveling and pigs. Above is the finished painting "Pig in a Poke", 26" x 40", oil, marble dust, on Artist Fine 200lb … [Read more...] about February in the Studio
This month was guided by a happening of listening- There was a conversation between an elder and a child, that I overheard while at breakfast with a friend. The quote was "When Pigs Fly" an idiom which caused me to think............. If you … [Read more...] about “When Pigs Fly”
I want to thank everyone for the fantastic turnout, sales, and support! We had so much fun and great conversation- although there was plenty of beer leftover so stop on in and have one with us! The Gallery is Open by Chance or Appointment year-round. … [Read more...] about Art Opening Party a big hit on Black Friday!
Please Join us at Ballard Road Art Studio Gallery on the corner of Rt50, Wilton NY. There will be light refreshments and a good conversation around the new artwork created by Michelle Vara. Sculpture, Paintings, Jewelry made in … [Read more...] about Ballard Road Gallery Opening Night 11/29/19
Time flys when you're all about the fun so come join us at the new gallery and watch for an opening date! As always there's a lot going on but a quick snip-it of work One of Post Card Project - This is between a few artists and we send … [Read more...] about October Artist Update
This past 30 days has been a rampage of clean up after my 6 years of travel. Whether you know it or not I am a cycleitive (yes my own word meaning travel in a path that seems consistent, circular and repetitive, in time). Meaning every seven years I … [Read more...] about it’s time to Fall