Thursday, June 15, 2017

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Houston Area Face-Off


If you are a member of the Portrait Society of America and live in the Houston area, this call is for you!
The first twelve, yes, twelve, artists to respond will be chosen.
Priority will be given to those who have not yet participated in a Face-Off.   However,  I would still be happy to hear from you as well because... did I mention the call is for TWELVE artists?

Date: August 12, 2017
Time: 1pm-4pm
Winter Street Studios 
2101 Winter Street
Houston Texas 77007

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Dallas Face-Off Photos

Face-Off Participants from l-r
Ismail Mahmood, Linda Manus Smith, Gene Dillard, Henry Prikryl, David Philips, Carol Devereaux

Carol Devereaux
Carol, owner of "Studio D" and hostess for the Dallas Face-Off. Thank you, Carol!!!

David Philips
Henry Prikryl
Gene Dillard
Ismail Mahmood
Linda Manus Smith
Our Model: Logan
Many thanks to our participating artists, our great model, Logan, fellow Portrait Society Members who came out to show support and to all who were in attendance. It was a great "Face-Off" because of each and every one of you! 

Friday, May 26, 2017

Anna Rose Bain Demo, June 13, 2017

Dear Artists:
Anna Rose Bain

ANNA ROSE BAIN DEMO: The evening prior to her June workshop at Studio D, Anna will present an alla prima portrait demonstration. Join us for some beautiful painting and light refreshment.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 13th from 7-9 p.m.
WHERE: Studio D--northwest corner of Spring Creek Valley Shopping Center, corner of Beltline and Coit in Richardson.
7989 Beltline Road.
RSVP: to reserve your spot.

Looking forward to seeing you then!

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Art of the Portrait Conference, Atlanta 2017

Getting all the Texas members together for a group photo was, well, impossible. Here are the best photos I was able to get. 

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Introducing New Member and Certificate of Excellence, 2017 Winner, Eddie Filer

It was a great pleasure meeting Eddie Filer at the Portrait Conference in Atlanta. He is kind, humble and extremely talented. I will let you know when his website, which is currently being revised, is up and running.
Welcome, Eddie,  and Congratulations!!!

NAME: Eddie Filer
CURRENT CITY: Texas City, Texas

Certificate of Excellence, 2017
"Uncle Martin", 
14x18,  Oil on Belgian linen