Sunday, September 17, 2017

People's Choice Award

Just wanted to thank everyone that attended the Green Spring Gardens Park art exhibition of Springfield Art Guild Members. Thank you all the votes that I got and was awarded "Peoples Choice Award" for my oriental brush painting "Tranquil Evening". That really means so much to me.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

International Award winning artist Darlene Kaplan, 2017

So happy to be awarded the Council Special Award for one of my oriental brush paintings titled "Many Shrimp". Here is my piece of art exhibited in the AnShan City China Exhibition 2017. Just keep in mind that it is not mounted. It will be mounted in a scroll for the exhibition.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Art Exhibition

You are invited to a Juried Group Art Exhibition at Green Spring Garden Park, Alexandria, VA.
Reception is Sunday, September 17, from 1-3 pm.
I am lucky enough to have 3 oriental brush paintings juried into the exhibition.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Thursday oriental brush painting class

Anyone interested in taking a 6 weeks session of oriental brush painting classes on Thursday nights from 7-9 pm??? I need two more people for that class.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

New Oriental Brush Paintings

OK, now that summer is almost over and 3 workshops are finished it is time to get back to work entering more art competitions and promoting my art business. 

Friday, August 25, 2017

New Web Site

Everyone is invited to check out my new web site at   Let me know how you like it.  Don't forget to check out the Gallery and Shop!!
Have a great weekend.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Working on unfinished Chinese paintings

Today is the day to finish some of the oriental brush paintings that I started in the last two weeks. Some are from Henry Wo's workshop and some are from the one that I taught in Soft Brush Studio, Alexandria, VA.  Sooooo many painting now. I have reached the 2,000 mark and still growing!!!! Love every second of it!!!