Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Artist, Juror, Silverpop-pop
so again this past weekend...but it was not meant to be. (5 X 7" oil on panel Sold)
Open Juried Exhibition. Here I am with friend Jo Ann Cooksey Bono, who Co-Chaired the
Exhibition with Susannah Hart Thomer. (gnal.org/generalinformation.htm)
difficult enough, but the real challenge was choosing the Award Winners from the many really
wonderful pieces of art.
and imposing gated entrance to the historic Laurel Hill Cemetery, on Ridge Avenue, in
Philadelphia. I'd bought lots of coffee and donuts to help welcome fellow members of the
Philadelphia Water Color Society to our annual Spring Paint Out.
some painting, some drawing, some just taking reference photos to work from in their studios.
From 2 until around 4:30 p.m.I donned my hat as proud father and grandfather-babysitter,
watching after Diver while her parents, Maggi and Pierce, along with 2 or 3 other bands,
played a Fund Raiser, in the back yard of a friend of theirs.
juried the day before. I'd wanted to meet the artists, some of whom had spent the earlier part
of the day, painting in Laurel Hill Cemetary. Here I'm congratulating Siv Spurgeon, to whom
I gave the top award of "Best In Show."
just "hangin' out.,"in South Jersey. There'll always be more opportunities to go painting...
one or two days...next week?