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artTALK: LL&D, Something for Everyone… Is it Time to Collect?

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‘Love, Lust & Desire IX‘ is up until Valentine’s Day (Tuesday Feb 14th for those last minute shoppers out there!) What better low calorie, original treat for yourself or a Read More…

artTALK: A Recipe for Love, Lust & Desire

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Love, Lust & Desire is our annual Valentine’s juried show! It is a highly anticipated artistic free for all – first come first served, full flavored event. We are excited Read More…

artTALK: Good Taste/Bad Taste?

Valerie Hird, Procession of Chimneys

In the course of preparing for the upcoming show of Valerie Hird‘s watercolors I researched the term visual language. (Valerie is a professor of Visual Language.) I had a vague Read More…

artTALK: Guest Blogger, Dani Peasley

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The ladies at McGowan Fine Art are thrilled to feature local guest blogger Dani Peasley from What the Water Gave Us. It is always exciting to collaborate with good people Read More…

artTALK: Guest Blogger, Home Glow Design

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We at McGowan Fine Art are thrilled to feature local guest blogger Amy from Home Glow Design. It is always exciting to collaborate with good people that are passionate about great Read More…

artTALK: Catherine Tuttle

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There is always an air of excitement when a new show is coming together: going through the artwork, gathering information about each piece, how the artist decided to create these Read More…

artTALK: Nancy Simonds

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Nancy Simonds uses gouache (opaque watercolor) to create geometric images in beautiful jewel tones. Her imagery incorporates river stone-shaped ovoids or blocks allowing her to play with a range of colors. “My Read More…

artTALK: Derrick Te Paske Studio Visit

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While in Maine a couple of weeks back, I visited the newly renovated Lewis Gallery in the Portland Public Library and saw the work of the New England Sculptors Association. Derrick Te Read More…