Clay artist – Barbara Hanson Hawaii Island

Clay Polymer leaves by Barbara Hanson

Clay artist In 1985 Barbara Hanson began the adventure of a self-taught polymer clay artist… And now she is loving her gallery in Holualoa’s Historic Pink Hotel! Holualoa’s Historic Pink Hotel can be found on the Big Island (otherwise known as Hawaii Island) in a trendy artist’s locale. Art products […] Read more »

JDP Hosts #PhotographyAMA Ask Me Anything!

AMA stands for “Ask-Me-Anything”. AMA is a “crowdsourced interview” where the community asks a host questions. Julie is hosting her #PhotographyAMA beginning on July 22, 2018 It runs for 7 days, so get your questions in early. In fact, you can ask your questions right now. The answers won’t be […] Read more »

Painter Ana Peeks shares her work

Painter Anna Peeks oil painting

Painter… Painter Ana Peeks has been an artist for over twenty-eight years. Two of Ana’s aunts were oil painters and shared their talent with her during Ana’s teenage years. Master Artist Marge Yaros, Ana’s first art teacher, was a major influence in her style. Her favorite mediums are watercolor, acrylics and oil. […] Read more »

Morning in San Joaquin Marsh

On a recent Saturday morning students from Santiago Canyon College/Community Services spent a couple of hours with me at the Irvine Ranch Water District’s San Joaquin Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary. We learned about the natural cleaning of the water as it travels to the ocean, identified several species of birds […] Read more »