It always seems to surprise me how much time it takes to bring order to the chaos I allow to creep up on me ~ especially when I include actually doing the paperwork. In addition, have been doing prep work for the Artist Open Studio coming up and getting my four paintings that will hang in Mistlin Gallery's 'Spring Awakening' show starting March 27th (running through April 28th) ready for delivery.
This Thursday there will be a preview for the Open Studio during the monthly third Thursday Art Walk in downtown Modesto. I will be showing a painting at the Gallo Center and hoping to encourage people there to participate in the Open Studio tour. There will also be a preview on March 27th at the Mistlin Gallery's 'Spring Awakening' show opening.
Meanwhile the Tote~Alley prototypes are running around town and reporting all sorts of helpful information back. With all else going on and the adjustments that may be needed, I think getting even more info on the test runs and letting potential solutions simmer is the way to go for now.
The decision process on my freesia painting took a bit longer than overnight, but I've decided to hold off on adding hummingbirds (although that will definitely be another painting, probably with different flowers). So here is
now appearing in the gallery of new works, abstracts and florals
Will have several other completed paintings added to the gallery in the next few days once I have gathered the information on them.
Now I'd best get to doing some additional paperwork so that I can take brush in hand and . . .