If you received an email from PayPal last week (Dec 2- Dec 9), note that no NEW charges occurred.

I unclogged paypal's integration with my website yesterday, hence the emails.

Artist Communities

In our busy lives, time to meet other artists in-person is scarce. However, supportive communities exist and they have a large online presence too, allowing all of us to engage at our convenience.

Urban Sketchers
Global Organization + Local chapters
90,000+ artists
220+ local chapters world wide
supportive set of artists
Santa Clara Valley Watercolor Society
Oldest watercolor society of the SF Bay Area
Weekend plein air group once in a month.
Thursday plein air group twice a month.
SCVWS conducts workshops and outreach programs.

Latest Blog Posts

Hop over to read about behind the scenes and gather tips about gear, competitions and routine challenges for artists with young children.



CHOKING – When painting becomes a spectator sport Painting is traditionally a private task where...
August 31, 2018

TICKETS: Gray Matter

The workshop is Austin, Texas has finalized and tickets can be bought here <CLICK>.  ...
August 18, 2018

June already?!

What happened? I am complaining about June happening so fast on August 2, 2018. This...
August 2, 2018