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“Safety” Wins Silver

I’m very grateful to Avril Thomas, the judge for the Master’s Division of the 6th Annual International Society of Scratchboard Artists‘ Exhibition in South Australia. She chose “Safety” to receive the “Silver Award” (Second Place). I’m also grateful to the buyer of … Continue reading

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“Safety” Receives Silver Award

It’s a humbling honor to announce that “Safety”, my scratchboard drawing of a greyhound, received a Silver award (second place) in the Master’s division at the 2017 International Society of Scratchboard Artists’s Exhibition. Our Exhibition is full of exceptional works, … Continue reading

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Plenty Has Happened . . .

. . . since my last blog post . . . but the most exciting news is that I’m now a Master member (MSA) of the International Society of Scratchboard Artists (ISSA)! It’s an incredible honor to be recognized for … Continue reading

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“Fresh Feathers” Awarded Second Place

“Fresh Feathers”, my drawing of a Shire draft horse’s legs, was awarded Second Place in the Miniature category at the 2016 Art at the Classic art show at the Draft Horse Classic.  I took the reference photo of the horse … Continue reading

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“Sleeping Patterns” – Headed to Houston

I’m thrilled and honored to announce that “Sleeping Patterns”, my scratchboard drawing of a pair of Sumatran Tigers, has been accepted in the Society of Animal Artists‘ 56th Annual Exhibition. The Exhibition runs September 23, 2016 through January 1, 2017 … Continue reading

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“K9 Ronin” – Award of Excellence

The International Society of Scratchboard Artists‘ 4th Annual Juried Exhibition is in full swing and runs through July 26th. I traveled to Frederick, MD this weekend to see the show and attend the artists’ reception. Awards in the Master and … Continue reading

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“Sleeping Patterns” Receives 1st Place

My scratchboard drawing of two tigers, “Sleeping Patterns” was awarded 1st place in the Mixed Media/Other division in the Placer Artists League 2015 Open Juried Show. Thanks to juror Waif Mullins for the award.

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Burritos for the Fair

My scratchboard drawing, “Cathy’s Burrito Bouquet” is headed to the Fine Art Exhibit at the California State Fair (July 10 – 26, 2015)! I’m thrilled and honored that this is one of 180 pieces selected for the show and one … Continue reading

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Women Artists of the West – On-line Show

Three of my scratchboard drawings are in the WAOW “Bouquets and Spring Babies” on-line show which continues through June 1st. Click on the image below to see the show. My drawings are on Page 2.

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“Jackpot!” – Tufted Titmouse Drawing

Plenty of artsy things have happened since my last post (long ago in November!), but for now, I’ll share a drawing I finished earlier today. This is one of the two scratchboard drawings I’ve submitted to the International Society of Scratchboard … Continue reading

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