Thaddeus Welch Portrayal at Shasta State Historical Park

Renowned artist Thaddeus Welch (1844-1919) was considered one of California’s foremost landscape painters. Come view five of his paintings and learn about his life on March 7, 2015. Former Turtle Bay History Player, Tom Wolph, dressed in period costume, will… Continue Reading


Whiskeytown Seeks Artist-in-Residence

The National Park Service, in partnership with the Friends of Whiskeytown, is pleased to announce the twelfth year of hosting an Artist-in-Residence program.  The park is seeking established professional Plein Air artists with a history of exhibiting work to apply for… Continue Reading


By Design: From ‘Early Cottonwood’ to ‘Elegant Beach Cottage’

Redesign is the service of creating dramatic room makeovers, utilizing the client’s existing furnishings, art and accessories. I had the pleasure of being hired to redesign friends’ Canda and Don William’s lovely beach-inspired home. Canda was gracious enough to share… Continue Reading


By Design: For Better or Worse (or Moose Head)

The adage “opposites attract” never rings as true as when I’m on a design job that involves working with a couple. From my design viewpoint, I can appreciate each person’s design differences. The mix of tastes and preferences adds flair… Continue Reading


By Design: Different Decorating Styles, Happily Ever After

Valentine’s Day, come and gone, until next February. I appreciate Valentine’s Day as a time to celebrate all those we adore, but we all know that it’s widely accepted as a ‘holiday of love’ for couples. As an artist and… Continue Reading

John Norman Stewart Exhibit Featured at The Red Bluff Art Gallery

The Red Bluff Art Gallery will be showing the work of Lake California artist John Norman Stewart during the month of December, 2011. He will be displaying his work up front in the Windows Gallery and is concentrating on displaying… Continue Reading

Whiskeytown Hosts Weaverville Artist Debee Holland-Olson in a Solo Exhibition

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area will display recent works by North State artist Debee Holland-Olson at the park’s visitor center from Friday, November 25 through January 14, 2012. “The pieces on display are inspired by my summer long stay in the… Continue Reading

Charity Event to Help Cascade Christmas: ‘The Bird Cage’

An elegant evening of fine art, wine and appetizers, “The Bird Cage” is Armando Mejorado’s 9th annual charity event, which this year will benefit the Cascade theater’s “A Cascade Christmas, A New Holiday Tradition.” The Cascade will receive 100% of… Continue Reading

Artwork Requested for Nancy Serr Memorial, Jubilee

What: Nancy Serr Memorial at Tehama County Museum Jubilee When: Saturday, September 10 Where: Tehema County Museum, 275 C St, Tehama, CA 96090 Artwork requested for Nancy Serr Memorial Saturday, September 10 The Tehama County Museum plans to honor the… Continue Reading