Category: General Arts News

KVIE Art Auction Winners – September 2021

Watch the Story on Good Day Sacramento What’s the Story? The Art Lady will be at PBS KVIE to help announce the winners of this year’s Art Auction. She’ll be joined by the KVIE Art Curator Jill Estroff, plus an award-winning artist. See a… Continue Reading “KVIE Art Auction Winners – September 2021”

Hot Art News – Summer 2021

Read on for exciting arts events and stories that you may not have heard about – from The Art Lady! Express yourself through color at the Elk Grove Fine Arts Center‘s Colors of Humanity open competition. Deadline for entries is August 13 – learn… Continue Reading “Hot Art News – Summer 2021”

Toyroom Gallery 20th Anniversary – July 2021

Watch the Story on Good Day Sacramento What’s the Story? The gallery, located in The Russ Room (named after the late Russ Solomon), is just upstairs from the Solomon Deli on K Street. Toyroom gallery celebrates their 20th anniversary this year. This gallery is… Continue Reading “Toyroom Gallery 20th Anniversary – July 2021”

Goliath Beetle Mural – April 2021

Watch the Story on Good Day Sacramento What’s the Story? A new public mural is being painted at the location of the original Toy Room Gallery which celebrates its 29th anniversary this year. Twenty years ago there was a mural in this location by… Continue Reading “Goliath Beetle Mural – April 2021”

Hot Art News – Spring 2021

Here are some of the exciting arts activities going on this spring. Verge Center for the Arts has reopened to the public. Visit Thursdays-Saturdays from 11AM-5PM for their latest shows and exhibitions, plus visit working artist studios. News from Sacramento State’s The State Hornet:… Continue Reading “Hot Art News – Spring 2021”

Artistic Zoom Backgrounds – March 2021

Watch Live on Good Day Sacramento Topic Join me for a chat on some fun ways to spruce up the background of your Zoom calls. I’m not talking about using a virtual digital background, but by using real artwork that helps convey just the… Continue Reading “Artistic Zoom Backgrounds – March 2021”

Artistic Valentine Gifts – February 2021

Watch Live on Good Day Sacramento Topics Skip the box of chocolate this year and give your sweetie something handmade for Valentine’s Day. Art makes the perfect gift and can be a reasonable alternative to dinner out and boxes of candy that will only… Continue Reading “Artistic Valentine Gifts – February 2021”

Vintage Santas – December 2020

Watch Live on Good Day Sacramento Tune in on Thursday morning December 10 during the 8AM hour – on your television or online at: Topics The Art Lady discusses 11 large light-up Santas and one snow man in the display. From the Art… Continue Reading “Vintage Santas – December 2020”

Art as a Gift – December 2020

After such a trying year I think this holiday season will reflect more family and less office, more home made and less store bought and certainly more hand crafted and less mass produced gifts under many Christmas trees this year! Art has always been… Continue Reading “Art as a Gift – December 2020”

Chalk-it-up – August 2020

Watch the Segment on Good Day Sacramento Topics The Art Lady is one of the original founders of Chalk It Up! – an annual festival that celebrates youth art through grants and sidewalk chalk art masterpieces. This year’s annual Chalk It Up! festival is… Continue Reading “Chalk-it-up – August 2020”

Hot Art News – July 2020

Here are some of the exciting art happenings going on this month. Coming soon to the Axis Gallery, the 15th National Juried Exhibition (juried by Marcela Pardo Ariza). Show runs August 8 – 29, 2020 and features over 25 contributing artists. ARTHOUSE on R… Continue Reading “Hot Art News – July 2020”

Adding Art to your Yard – June 2020

Watch Live Video This story takes us to two homes, one in Land Park and another in East Sacramento. Each home has integrated decorative and fine artwork into the environment to create a unique and exciting outdoor living space. In Land Park Sculpture by… Continue Reading “Adding Art to your Yard – June 2020”

Hot Art News – May 2020

Here are some of the exciting art happenings going on this month. Axis Gallery: 15th National Juried Exhibition The team at Axis Gallery invites artists to submit work to their 15th National Juried Exhibition, featuring juror Marcela Pardo Ariza. The exhibition is open to artists in… Continue Reading “Hot Art News – May 2020”

Uplevel Your Chalk Art – April 2020

This week The Art Lady is joined by Patty French and Heath Buckmaster to provide some quick and easy tips to make your chalk art more vibrant and last longer.

hot art news – April 2020

Here are some of the exciting art happenings going on this month. WASH 2020 Member Show Walk Through The Watercolor Artists of Sacramento Horizons present a juried show April 7 through May 17, presented virtually in this video. The Art-Filled Home of Tony Natsoulas… Continue Reading “hot art news – April 2020”

UnOpen Studios and Virtual Art – April 2020

Live Video Watch me on Good Day Sacramento – Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Topics UnOpen Studios – A video project to showcase galleries and artists in their studios making art during quarantine. Watch artist-created videos and learn how to submit your own at… Continue Reading “UnOpen Studios and Virtual Art – April 2020”

Fine Art Portraiture – March 2020

WATCH: Good Day Sacramento – 3/4/20 Featured Artists Glen Hettrick Website: hettrickart.weebly.comFacebook and Twitter Sandy Lindblad Website: http://www.lindbladstudios.comFacebook and Instagram David Lobenberg Website: http://www.lobenbergart.comFacebook and Instagram Jim Marxen Website: marxenart.comFacebook and Instagram

Feeding Your Inner Artist – February 2020

Creating is one of the things that makes us human. It is part mental exercise and sometimes part emotional therapy. Making art encourages us to be creative in life, and this experience should be shared by everyone at any age. Making art is also… Continue Reading “Feeding Your Inner Artist – February 2020”

25 Million Stitches – January 2020

25 Million Stitches: One Stitch for Each Refugee

Local artists contribute to KVIE auction, win awards – August 2019

“Celebrating PBS KVIE’s decades of creating an accessible venue to bring art into the homes of Northern Californians, the 38th annual KVIE Art Auction will showcase more than 260 works of art by emerging, well-known and world-renown Northern California artists. KVIE’s art curator D… Continue Reading “Local artists contribute to KVIE auction, win awards – August 2019”

Outsider Art – May 2019

“It either speaks to you or it doesn’t,” says Neath, who has been involved in the Sacramento art scene for decades, first as a protégée of the late Michael Himovitz — a celebrated gallery owner and one of the founders of Second Saturday —… Continue Reading “Outsider Art – May 2019”

Effie Yeaw 10th Annual Gala Jurying – April 2019

“Meanwhile, D Neath, KVIE’s art curator and owner of Archival Gallery in East Sac, is co-jurying the entries with Sacramento artist Gary Dinnen…” FULL ARTICLE: EVENT SITE:

Rio Linda Artist Earns Award in KVIE Art Auction – August 2015

“This year’s Art Auction features more first-time participating artists—an exciting mix of masters and new talent—making it the largest auction in our history with 275 original pieces,” said KVIE’s art curator, D Neath. “With an exciting line up of art experts, viewers have an… Continue Reading “Rio Linda Artist Earns Award in KVIE Art Auction – August 2015”

Supporting DDSO on the Big Day of Giving 2015 – May 2015