Artsburg was a delightful and well attended event to show works out of doors this past July -and did not disappoint with high quality art and friendly fellow artists and patrons dedicated enough to brave the rain!
on another note 6 new feathered family members have provided entertainment and antics while adjusting to life as adolescents at our homestead..
summer offers more distractions from making art..
but also provides inspiration in growth and bursts of colour
I'm holding a sale at my studio this weekend August 13 to pare down my studio ..this feels rather
odd but strangely liberating too..decisions decisions ..what to let go of..what to keep..
and finally a studio clear out of my etsy shop Maudstarr Art for those who cant make it to my studio in person ! (25% off all art until August 13 only) coupon code ..STUDIO SALE click on above photo!
I am refreshing my studio space..well that is my way of facing this huge task of downsizing fourteen years of establishing my studio "nest".. My little oasis away from home.
It makes me ponder why we get attached to "things".. A lot of my stuff has brought me comfort to view, to touch, to have around me ..To connect me with other eras..To shape the space I work in..
I have not been able to use my studio rented space-my storefront to its full potential of late..when I leave it abandoned and empty for a week it feels wrong. My other work takes a lot of my personal energy and family in other city beckons me often.
I always stress to other artists to create your personal space-wherever you are -even if it's a corner table.
My little home will soon feature that "corner" . I intend to create big ,interesting new works in my small space..I will continue to offer cl...