A sneak preview into my newest paintings, Hudson Valley Landscapes, along with thoughts inspired by the process of painting, teaching, and other creative ramblings. Upcoming exhibitions, painting classes, workshops and more. Website at http://www.mirafink.com
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I can't believe I haven't posted since May! This summer was so busy with teaching arts camp and paint outs and I have not stopped moving since. And of course with the Fall colors out now, I am painting as much as I can, racing the leaves before they drop. Here's a new fall painting.
View of Hudson River from Port Ewen
My Fall Watercolor Class at the Town of Esopus Library starts next week on Saturday Oct. 18th. Here's the info. Register as soon as possible if you can join in and let others know about it too.
paint in watercolor for the first time or continue to improve your skills. Through demonstrations and individual
instruction you will learn about using watercolor materials, techniques,
composition, creating color values and more in a fun and supportive
environment. Beginners and painters at
any level welcome. Some previous drawing
experience is helpful. Material list
provided upon registration. Register in
advance at the Esopus Library (845) 338-5580.
$150./ 6 classes or $30. /class).
What else have I been doing you may ask?
Well besides teaching art play classes and kid's classes, I have art on display at four different locations! Choose the one closest to you to get a look at more art.
In New Paltz, NY, I just brought new fall and winter paintings to the Gray Owl Gallery at Water Street Market. They will be on display in a group show for the next few months.
In Red Hook, NY I have a solo exhibit till the end of October at the Bread and Bottle Bakery and Wine Bar. This includes my paper quilt mixed media work and watercolor landscapes.
In Millbrook, NY The Cooper Finn Gallery has a stunning show of plein air art by Hudson Valley artists on exhibit up till next weekend. It comes down on Oct. 19th. I have paintings of area historic sites and gardens all done on location. Here is one of them.
InnisFree Lotus Blossoms and Pond
In Stone Ridge, NY The Family Traditions Gallery and Gift Shop has some of my still life work as part of a Farm and Family exhibit which is up for the next month.
And lastly, I have two new giclee prints available of the gorgeous landscape by the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY They carry my prints and cards at the Gift shop, but of course you can also order them through my website at http://www.mirafink.com Here is sneak preview of one of them. You can also see the original of this one at the Gray Owl Gallery.