HAPPY THANKSGIVING……TILL 2015!

November 27, 2014 Hello! I did say that yesterday was supposed to be the last post for 2014, but I couldn’t resist……As some of you know, there will be no posts for December 2014. I’m working on a new blog site, but I will still give you updates on the blog site’s progress. I promise! Not only that, I decide to replace Esquisses with a new name: SHADOWBOX. Even though Esquisses was a cool and unique name, it was a bit hellish for the Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest pages. So I want to start 2015 with a clean slate! So follow … Continue reading HAPPY THANKSGIVING……TILL 2015!

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: WHERE TO SEE NATIVE AMERICAN ART PT. 3 & PULSE MIAMI 2014

November 26, 2014 Good Afternoon! Last Artscene Newsletter for the year 2014. Part 3 of Where To See Native American Art and Miami Pulse 2014 is here. Read on……   WHERE TO SEE AMERICAN INDIAN ART  Mid-American All-Indian Center – Wichita, KS Millicent Rogers Museum – Taos, NM Museum of the Cherokee Indian – Cherokee, NC Museum of Indian Arts & Culture – Santa Fe, NM Mitchell Museum of the American Indian – Kendal College, Evanston, IL Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum – Warner, NH National Museum of the American Indian – Washington, DC Red Earth Museum – Oklahoma City, OK … Continue reading ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: WHERE TO SEE NATIVE AMERICAN ART PT. 3 & PULSE MIAMI 2014

SPOTLIGHT ARTISTS: NATIVE AMERICAN ARTISTS

November 10, 2014 Hello and good morning! Monday has come back around….(blah), but let’s focus not one but several spotlight artists as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month. Harvey Pratt Elsie Allen Anthony Durand Richard Aitson Judith Lowry Sharron Ahtone Harjo   Edmonia Lewis Richard Ray Whitman Bob Haozous Linda Lomahaftewa Amanda Crowe Marcus Amerman I hope you like these talented works of art by these artists. It’s a great way to celebrate the heritage of being Native American, from Apache, Choctaw, Hopi to Cherokee. All nations! Enjoy your Monday and be blessed. featured image courtesy of Winter Awakening of the O-Khoo-Wak … Continue reading SPOTLIGHT ARTISTS: NATIVE AMERICAN ARTISTS

LAST POST & NEW BEGINNINGS FOR 2015

November 7, 2014 Hello everybody! Friday is upon us and everyone is ready to take that weekend breather…..I have an announcement to make. First, November 26 will be the last post for the year. With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching soon, I’ve decided to give Esquisses a break during December, but you can still catch up on the posts from the beginning of 2014. Second, I’m working on a new project. This has started back a few months ago and it will be a new step, new beginning for Esquisses. The blog will be moving to a new address. This has … Continue reading LAST POST & NEW BEGINNINGS FOR 2015

EDITOR’S DESK NOVEMBER 2014

November 1, 2014 Volume 2 / Number 11 featured image courtesy of becuo.com I have to say that November is one of my favorite months. From where I am, the weather has become quite cold really quickly. I’m mean bundle up cold! November is Native American Heritage Month. There will be a few Spotlight Artists, along with Native American art of all forms. You’ll get to see a few museums that are dedicated to Native American art. I’m sure there are few or maybe more of you, including myself that have some Native American running in your veins. The competition … Continue reading EDITOR’S DESK NOVEMBER 2014

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY FACULTY & ALUMNI FINE ART AUCTION

October 29, 2014 Good Morning peeps! There is an auction going on at the Academy of Art University. Read on…….   ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY 19TH ANNUAL FACULTY & ALUMNI FINE ART AUCTION Saturday November 8, 2014 The Cannery, San Francisco Preview: November 6 – 7 / 10 am – 6 pm Reception & Live Auction: Saturday, November 8, 2014 / 2 pm: Reception begins / 3 pm: Live auction begins Silent Auction: Ends approximately 30 minutes after closing of live auction AAU Galleries @ The Cannery / 2801 Leavenworth Street / San Francisco, CA 94109 Benefiting the University’s Student Scholarship … Continue reading ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY FACULTY & ALUMNI FINE ART AUCTION