Exciting News

I have not been the best at updating my blog.  But that doesn’t mean that I have not been busy.  I have been working a lot and finally for the first time ever sent a piece in as a submission to a magazine and was truly overwhelmed when it was selected to appear in the … Continue reading

I had a great time at Summer Streets.

Today was a great success. I had a lot of participation from the community. All 4 of my art journal boards have become part of the Urban Art Department with the NYC Dept of Transportation. Thanks to all of the fantastic artistic contributions. And thankfully the weather cooperated.

A work in progress.

Part 1 of 4 Boards that will be a community art journal at my booth Street SmART during Summer Streets in NEW YORK CITY on August 11th. I will be at Park Avenue and 51st Street from 7-1pm. Come participate.

Originally posted on valwebb.com:
I love coneflowers… and my very favorite is Echinacea purpurea. I grow it in my garden, draw it, paint it and carve it into clay tiles. This one was painted in gouache, allowed to dry thoroughly, then brushed with a coat of waterproof India ink and scrubbed under running water. The final step was…

Necessary Objects!

I have been trying to work a lot in my journals.  I have uploaded a few of my Necessary works in progress on my Instagram feed.(follow me at psokol)  Next week I will be attending the Create Mixed Media Retreat in New Jersey.  I am looking forward to meeting a few people whose blogs have … Continue reading