artNEWS: Ted Arnold: Objects of Desire

artNEWS: Ted Arnold: Objects of Desire

McGowan Fine Art announces the opening of “Objects of Desire” featuring the paintings of Ted Arnold. The show will run from December 1-January 2, with an artist’s reception on December Read More…

artTIP: Bridal Registry…At an Art Gallery?

artTIP: Bridal Registry...At an Art Gallery?

Are you about to be married and dread the process of taking yourself and your future spouse to a giant chain department store to register for china and crystal? Have Read More…

ArtTALK: Caran d’Ache Demonstration w/ Sandy Wadlington

ArtTALK: Caran d'Ache Demonstration w/ Sandy Wadlington

Many people showed up to see the Sandy Wadlington Caran d’Ache demonstration. Some people wanted to simply watch, others were here to participate, but all had fun. It was fascinating Read More…

artTALK: Burlington Art Hop

artTALK: Burlington Art Hop

My friendly art escort, Mark Waskow- one of the Art Hop’s organizers. I had the pleasure of being this year’s jurist for the Burlington Art Hop in Vermont. The event Read More…

artTALK: Plein Aire Painting Weekend

artTALK: Plein Aire Painting Weekend

Today is the first day of the Plein Aire Painting weekend and lots of artists have showed up. Some are taking advantage of the beautiful view of the water and Read More…

artTIP: Placing a New Sculpture

artTIP: Placing a New Sculpture

I purchased a sculpture from Lotus Lien a few months ago and finally placed it. Placement of sculpture in a garden can be trickier than placing it in your home. Read More…

artTALK: Studio Visit w/ Sandy Wadlington

artTALK: Studio Visit w/ Sandy Wadlington

One of the favorite parts of my job is going on studio visits. Artists often bring their personal vision of beauty to their homes and studios. They accumulate interesting things, Read More…

artTALK: The (non) Glamorous World of Art

artTALK: The (non) Glamorous World of Art

Mary McGowan always jokes about 99% of our job is schlepping art from here to there. This was definitely true here last week. In anticipation of delivering a big job Read More…