have been waitlisted once for this festival and accepted once last year. Color Realist oil works painted in 7 layers vary in color and contrast with lighting. The seven layers include Rough Draw Gold Rough Color Blue Final Under Layer Final and Detail. Varnish in hand-mixed oil tubes makes layers translucent. Juried show participation includes 30 of top 100 Sunshine Artist List 2013: La Quinta CA Raymond James Gasparilla Tampa Downtown Naples Coconut Grove Miami Bonita Springs National Jan Mar Winter Park Orlando Bayou City Memorial Park and Downtown Houston Art on The Square & Cottonwood Dallas Lakefront Milwaukee Broad Ripple indianapolis Boston Mills Cleveland/Akron Paradise City Northampton Art at the Glen (Best of Show award) Chicago Westport Fine Arts New York Metro Old Town Chicago and Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia.
Port Clinton Art Festival: 25.5
Spring Festival of the Arts: TBA