Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Art Opening March 6

Join artist/illustrator Amy Bogard and her fellow nature inspired artists for a display of new work next month at UC Clermont's Park National Bank Art Gallery!! 
The opening is Wed March 6, 4-5 pm, but the show will be open during the month of March. 
Come and check it out!

Below is a sneak peak of Amy's painting SeaChange which will be one of the works on display.  Hope to see you there! 

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Illustration for Cincinnati Magazine Gets in SOI 55

I was looking at the website Drawger an noticed that an illustration from Cincinnati Magazine by amazing young illustrator Victo Ngai got into SOI 55. She also won two gold awards!

Check out the article/small image here:

That image and the others that won awards:

The awards are well deserved. Her work is stunning...

Friday, February 15, 2013

Cool Link: State of the Art: Illustration 100 Years After Howard Pyle

From Cartoon Brew: "Last week the Delaware Art Museum debuted an exhibition called “State of the Art: Illustration 100 Years After Howard Pyle.” It will be on view through June 1, 2013. The show is curated by David Apatoff, who takes a cross-disciplinary view of the evolution of American illustration through the lens of eight contemporary artists: Ralph Eggleston, Peter de Sève, Bernie Fuchs, Milton Glaser, Mort Drucker, Phil Hale, Sterling Hundley, and John Cuneo"

Big bonus to those of us unable to make the road trip: exhibition catalog viewable online!!

Illustrator News: Jared Lee

Jared Lee's book There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Rose has been listed in Publisher's Weekly's Top 25 Children's Picture Books for the past 6 weeks reaching as high as 4th!

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Thank You

Thank you for coming to my gallery opening. You people made it a success, and I am very, very glad to have seen so many of you.

I got nothing but mushy, happy feelings to share. Thanks again.

Friday, February 8, 2013

Illustrator Resources

I was recently informed that you can download several art magazines to your iPad from the Cincinnati Public Library including:

American Artist
Audubon Magazine

How cool is that?

Info here: