two very different opportunities for 2010 have just been posted:
for the encaustic curious or user the 4th annual encaustic conference will be held in beverly, ma, just north of boston on june 11-13. talks, demos, vendors, panel discussions, etc. for all levels. i am pleased to be giving a demo on transfers. for info:
for the creative expression of feelings for those who fight cancer, are cancer survivors or care givers the 2010 lilly oncology on canvas competition is online at their website. of course, everyone who participates is a winner but the formal awards-in various categories-are monies donated to the cancer charity of the winners choice. after previewing in nyc, the exhibition tours the u.s. to raise awareness and hope.
"art should be like that mirror which reveals to us our own face" borges
and our own fate