A reminder to everyone that the Art of the Gift 2021 artist reception is tomorrow night at the Magic Valley Arts Council from 5-7 p.m. I have another commitment tomorrow night, so I can't promise to be there the whole time, but I will be there for what I can. As the blog picture said, … Continue reading New additions
I'm declaring this a painting week for my blog. You'll still get your free fiction on Friday, but the first two posts of the week I'd like to be for a couple of my recent ACEO paintings. ACEO, for those of you who don't know, stands for Artist Cards Editions and Originals. They measure 2.5" … Continue reading Painting Week #1
I am often asked if Brightening is still available for sale. No, it is not. Sorry. It was sold many years ago, but you can still get prints by clicking the link above. The next question I get asked is if I could paint another one. Not likely. I find it very hard to copy … Continue reading Into the enchanted forest
I've added a couple new paintings to my online stores. I'm excited to share one of my newer nebula paintings. Nebula 20-44"x6" acrylic on canvas board© 2020 Dawn Blair For a time, I thought I had pretty much finished the nebula paintings. I felt like I'd learned all I could from them. But then, I … Continue reading Space nebula painting
Last year I started painting galaxies on star-shaped magnets. I did about 12 of them. Each one turns out so differently. It's exciting to see what happens and fun to use these as practice to expand, experiment, and practice the technique. There is so much more that I want to try out. Cosmic galaxy star … Continue reading Searching the stars
The Jerome Music Boosters, an organization representing the Jerome High School music program, is selling a lamp made out of a real baritone saxophone. Look: All money raised from selling this goes to the Jerome Music Boosters to help them with their fundraising efforts to get the kids (band and choir) to Disneyland - check … Continue reading Need a holiday gift idea?