Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Holly Bird
121 followers -
What's all this then?
What's all this then?

121 followers
About
Communities and Collections
View all
Posts

Post has attachment
**
Getting read for the Dunedin, FL Art Harvest this weekend! I have two new copper plate etchings this weekend: "Athena Glaukopis" (5"x7"); one tinted in watercolor and "Confidence" (3"x5"); a little striding harpy. I have two tinted in watercolor on that one...

Post has attachment
New etching(s) and a big-revamp of Studio Ibis. Oh, and I'm now a Roycroft Master Artisan. : )
It's the busy season to get ready for two summer shows: the Roycrofter's At Large (RALA) annual Summer Festival (June 27th & 28th, East Aurora, NY.) I was very pleased to learn that I have been elevated to Master Artisan status by RALA's master jury, and th...

Post has attachment
An Arts & Crafts period digital portrait of a friend.
"Decembre" — scanned pencil drawing, colored in Corel Painter 2015 with digital gouache brushes, rice paper texture and 2B digital pencil.

Post has attachment
Post-Thanksgiving projects.
A small Yule etching (3"x5") and carving on the next big Arts & Crafts style multiple-color block of the Anclote Key lighthouse. Or... a reduction block with a separate key block. Not sure which way I want to go with this one yet, but it's a big block (9"x1...

Post has attachment
The 2014 Roycroft Campus Conference
Off to East Aurora, NY soon (near Buffalo) to the October 4th-5th Roycroft Conference, where I'll be part of the Roycroft Artisan-At-Large exhibit and demonstration outside on the campus. The car is packed to the gills; I'm bringing up my entire Arts & Craf...

Post has attachment
The 2014 Roycroft Campus Conference
Off to Buffalo soon to the October 4th-5th Roycroft Conference, where I'll be part of the Roycroft Artisan-At-Large exhibit and demonstration outside on the campus. The car is packed to the gills; I'm bringing up my entire Arts & Crafts period display of bl...

Post has attachment
"Grandiflora" — new reduction block.
I'm midway into a reduction linoleum block I started printing in November; now done with the blue ink as of last week and on to the green. I was hoping to have this done by the Palm Harbor show, but didn't want to rush things. It takes at least two days of ...

Post has attachment
Winter outdoor shows — Florida style.
I just did my local art show last week in downtown Palm Harbor — literally, just down the street from my house. My first outdoor art show in over a year, so it was a low-key way to ease back in. My artist friends Joyce Curvin and Lorraine Potocki were my ne...
Wait while more posts are being loaded