How exciting to open my mailbox and find a copy of Somerset Studio with the yellow page enclosed with the issue.  I had previously announced on my blog that I had never submitted any of my artwork before and had been overwhelmed to discover that my piece Picket Fence was chosen to appear in Somerset … Continue reading

An Exciting Announcement!

I am very happy to have been selected to be part of the new Craft Critique Team.  I can not wait to get started.  Here is a link to the website: Craft Critique.

The Moleskin Detour Project

I receive a weekly blog post from Brain Pickings which is a fantastic collection of artistic, scientific, and really anything inspirational curated by Maria Popova.  This week’s email contained information about The Moleskin Detour Project which is of endless fascination to me.  It is so similar to The Sketchbook Project that I had to delve into it and look around.  I hope … Continue reading

The Sketchbook Tour

I really like the new video that The Art House Coop has up about their Sketchbook Project.  Check out the video at this link: And last year I participated in the Limited Sketchbook Tour.  My sketchbook appears in their recently published book.   And if you would like to see my entire sketchbook you can … Continue reading

Another exciting announcement: I am teaching an art journaling/scrapbooking class at Alisa’s Painted Bistro in Aventura Mall!

  Do You Love Scrapbooking? Try the latest version of scrapbooking/art journaling with Patti Sokol.  Patti is a published artist whose work appears in Somerset Studio Magazine. Create a tag journal and learn several new techniques including collage, stamping, and stenciling to create layers on each tag. You will be creating a tag journal that … Continue reading