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Energy – Interpreted Art Show

Presented by Women Sharing Art, Inc at the BAFFA Gallery, at Gillette House, 47 Gillette Ave, Sayville

631-589-7343

Oct 25 & 26  11 am  – 6 pm   Reception Sunday Oct 26, 3 – 5 pm  All Invited

Oct 31   from 6 – 9 pm

Nov 1 & 2  11 am  – 6 pm

www.womensharingart.org

at your fingertips

I’ve added a bunch of useful links over to the right— just click on them for info on Weather, News, Art, Artists Websites, Batik, Art Museums, and Libraries. (BUT NO SPORTS!) You can find anything you want- check out the artist bulletin board for art events and check out Art Calendar, Art Biz Coach and [...]

To Dye For!

Jacquard Products, manufacturers of the fiber reactive dyes used in batik, have added me to their website!

For 25 years Jacquard Products has been producing the finest colors for surface designers, textile artists, fine artists, hobbyists, and crafters. Jacquard Products is a leading innovator in the art world, and also provides a wide variety of [...]

I Would Love to Hear from You!

Please leave a comment on any topic below or email me at

cataylor@cataylor.com

Thanks!

Don’t forget over on the right. there’s a list of lots of handy sites you may be interested in-

museums, galleries, artists’ websites, art supplies, even news and weather!

Be sure to check out the Phoenix Website and Bellport.com for events [...]

South Bay Art Association’s 51st Annual Member’s Exhibit

Come on down! Free and open to the Public-

over Memorial Day Weekend in Bellport at the Community Center-

We’ve got over 140 pieces of fine original art to show you!

Saturday and Sunday, May 24 & 25 from 12 – 6

Monday May 26 from 10 -5

Need Directions? Go to www.bellport.com/sbaa

you will [...]

Batik is Fun!

Blue Trio (Batik)

cataylor@cataylor.com

Penguins on Parade (batik)

Just for fun!

Going to the Galleries

I’ve been to a few galleries and have some favorites. I like these because they make me feel comfortable. Some galleries are just plain intimidating. I don’t know if it’s the atmosphere or the people, or even the art on the walls… but if a place isnt people-friendly, then the people won’t come in. Art [...]

In Studio Now

Celebrating Earth Day!

This is a familiar scene to anyone who loves the beach, anytime, anywhere….

It is 24 x 30″, an oil on canvas. I hope to put the finishing touches on it this week and then get back to some batik projects I have going.

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New Work

I’m currently working on the Kitchen Series in Batik- something a little different for me.Let me know what you think by leaving a comment– thanks!

Energy!

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This is the largest batik I have ever done, about 31′ square. It is wired to hang as a diamond,

on end.  It really captures your attention, both by its color and its unusual presentation.

I remember that I had been at a critique night at  Phoenix Gallery, and we [...]

The Colors of Spring

 

 

 

 

This is one of my latest Batiks, entitled “Spring” because the vibrant colors were inspired by the annual change of season. I love spring! Favorite time of year!I’m particularly happy with this batik and have had a [...]

Art Resources

Visit the NYFA website when you get a chance- there are tons of things to look at, especially grants! Its the New York Foundtion for the Arts, www.nyfa.orgIf you have any questions, you can call them, These grants are usually open to artists in all areas, including music, poetry etc.

Local History

For those who don’t know, there is a wonderful website out there dedicated to Mastic Beach! (and surrounding areas)It began with a simple question, and has taken on a life of its own! A fella named Ken grew up in the Beach late 1950′s- he records his boyhood romps with his pals and in the [...]