Monday, December 29, 2014

Happy New Year

Wishing everyone a Happy New Year. Ever wonder what it would be like to paint an Oriental Brush Painting?? Now is your chance to find out.  New 6 weeks session starts at Soft Brush Studio on Wed, Jan. 7th and or Fri Jan 9th.  You can download an application from my web site at

Friday, December 26, 2014

Article by Renee Phillips on my art

Please enjoy this article written by Renee Phillips from Manhattan Arts International, NYC, about my art.Click on the below link.

Darlene Kaplan brings poetry & the energy ‘chi’ to her award-winning nature-inspired Oriental Brush Paintings ‪#‎art‬

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Artsy Shark article

What a nice Christmas gift!!! I was notified this morning by Carolyn Edlund that my featured artist page was published this morning by  Here is the link
Enjoy the article.              ©
Thank you Carolyn for featuring my art.

Friday, September 12, 2014

New art session begins this week

Today was the first day of the next Oriental Brush Painting ,6 weeks session at my Soft Brush Studio in Alexandria VA.  So good to see my students after taking 3 months off.  Great work from them today.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Please join us Wednesday night from 5:30-7:30 PM for an art Exhibition at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA.
28th Annual Juried Artist Exhibition and I am pleased to be one of the artist accepted into this exhibition. 
Hope to see you there.