1 May

Join us for a Jester ArtSpace Social

Join us for a Jester ArtSpace Social

                          As some of you may know, I have been working with some great folks to launch a new art space called Jester ArtSpace. We are currently working with the county to see our farmhouse on Grubb road restored. In the mean time, […]

6 April

Ephemera

Mermaid’s Whirl, a small sculpture made of shark egg sacs has found its way into a juried exhibition titled “Ephemera”. The curator, Pam Rogers stated “There are multitudes of ways an individual can perceive this transitory existence, making the concept of ephemerality a relative one”.  Just shipping this piece made put me on edge, like most […]

18 March

Pysanky; The Ukrainian Painted Egg

Pysanky; The Ukrainian Painted Egg

Join us for an Pysanky Workshop with Susan Benarcik of Jester Art Space Sunday April 9th 1:00-4:00 pm or Monday April 10th @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Introductory Pysanky; The Ukrainian Painted Egg. Pysanky is the  Ukrainian tradition that uses a wax resist method in combination with strong dyes to create stunning easter egg […]

16 January

Jester Artspace Progress

Jester Artspace Progress

My co founders and I could not be more excited to share this news with everyone. Jester Artspace  got our lease and now we can begin renovations on our new/very old home! Here is the The Wilmington News Journal story from Sunday, January 15th, 2017 Brandywine Hundred historic home becomes Artspace

2 January

FIBER METAMORPHOSIS

FIBER METAMORPHOSIS

Main Line Art Center Thursdays 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Jan 12 – Feb 9, 2017 Session: Winter Medium: Fiber Arts | Level: Beginner The focus of this five-week course is to experiment with materials derived from fiber. Materials could include any number of papers found or bought –the odder the better: adhesives, stiffening agents, wires of all gages, […]

2 January

STEP INSIDE THE EXPERIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO CREATING ART INSTALLATIONS

STEP INSIDE THE EXPERIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO CREATING ART INSTALLATIONS

  STEP INSIDE THE EXPERIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO CREATING ART INSTALLATIONS Main Line Art Center Thursdays 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Feb 16 – Mar 16, 2017 Session: Winter Medium: Ceramics & Sculpture | Level: All Levels Learn more: mainlineart.org Think about sculpture as something other than a standing form. In this course installation art is demystified as you are […]

29 December

In the Interest of Art and this Artist

In the Interest of Art and this Artist

As an artist it is essential to align myself with an organization who promotes the work of regional artists. I subscribe to InLiquid, an organization that works to uplift and mobilize the arts in the greater Philadelphia area. The artists who work with/subscribe to InLiquid are incredibly talented and dedicated. Our dues alone are not […]

12 December

Explore the Arts at DCAD

Explore the Arts at DCAD

Come join me for two new and exciting continuing ed courses at Delaware College of Art and Design. Fiber Metamorphosis & Introduction to Wall Sculpture Fiber Metamorphosis: Wednesdays January 11th – February 8th 6P.M – 9:15 P.M Introduction to Wall Sculpture: Mondays January 9th – February 6th 6P.M – 9:15 P.M

4 November

A Bookmaking Workshop that Everyone Will Love

A Bookmaking Workshop that Everyone Will Love

Accordion Style Book Making Thursday, November 17, 6- 9 pm Learn how to design and create simple, accordion-style books. Originally referred to as an Orihon, this early style of book was primarily used in China, and subsequently Japan, for Buddhist texts.This workshop will cover the basics of accordion book making; they can be as simple […]

30 August

ART + SCIENCE Exhibition

ART + SCIENCE Exhibition

ART + SCIENCE  Opening Reception:  Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 5:30  to 7:00 p.m.  Henry Gallery Penn State Great Valley  30 East Swedesford Road, Malvern, PA 19355  610-648-3200 Please RSVP to attend: https://artscienceopening.eventbrite.com   The Henry Gallery is located on the second floor of the Penn State Great Valley Conference Center. Free and open to the […]