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The very latest news about Uma!

Choice: The upcoming watercolor exhibit

Painting is just part of putting a show. To keep the cost to customers down, I have decided to frame all my paintings myself. My wood frames are here and... Read More

On International Scene now!

Salivating!... Read More

Demo: Los Altos Art Club

I painted this painting on my mental canvas when I was in Chinatown, SF for a workshop in April this year. Used here for exemplifying abstraction.... Read More

TV: Live Interview

Mid Peninsula Community Studio was where I recorded my interview by Sally Rayn for a program called Talk Art on June 5, 2014. A special mention needs to be made... Read More

Pics from Alvaro Castagnet workshop

Wow, did I have a ball! I have a major to-do and that is to write down my experience at the, AT THE workshop to be had, with none other... Read More

First workshop: 72 hours begin!

Imagine that you are an engineer and Mr. Feynman is going to teach you for 3 days. In similar vein, I am off to San Francisco for a 3 day... Read More

Award winners from SCVWS Annual Members’ Exhibit

My painting that won the 3rd place ribbon is at the very right! Go to to see a photo of me with other winners as well!... Read More

‘Heavens are pouring’ wins an Award!

  While working on the above practice sketch, got an email to announce that my painting ‘Heavens are pouring ‘ won an award. It could be just a special mention... Read More

First place @ Plein Air Competition

st_2012, rose shenshon garden, Santa Clara, a photo by Taswiir on Flickr. In the Rose Shenshon gardens behind Triton Museum, SCVWS held its Plein Air contest. Guess who placed first?... Read More