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See What’s Shaking at The Schack!

One of my newest pieces, “Wildberries” was accepted for the Schack Art Center’s 21st Annual Juried show. The piece was one of 121 chosen for the show from more than 600 entries!

The show features many different 3D and 2D media and I’m really happy to have this chance to represent colored pencil to a large audience.

The show runs through April 14, 2018. The Schack Art Center is located on Hoyt Avenue in Everett, Washington.

If you can’t get to the show, you can see the pieces online on Facebook here.

Update: 

Woohoo! The Schack show made the Everett Herald and they mentioned us:

“Be sure also to see Bruce Morrow’s oil painting “Magpie Rodeo,” Tom Gross Shader’s oil painting “Farmstand,” Mike O’Day’s funny sculpture “Last Caw,” James Snitily’s two-textured ceramic vessels, Rhonda Dicksion’s Colored Pencil Drawing of “Wildberries,” and Kathleen Faulkner’s oil pastel “Southbound.”

“It’s a must-see exhibit,” Johansen said.

 


 

Way To Go, David Cantrell!

David recently completed my Dazzling Chrome tutorial (available through Ann Kullberg’s website here) and did quite a remarkable job. The chrome just sparkles and this Harley Road King is ready to roar off the page! Thanks for sharing it, David.

Want to try it yourself?  The Dazzling Chrome Tutorial by Rhonda Dicksion provides step-by-step instruction that will guide you through 30 detailed steps for mastering reflective chrome. The kit Includes line drawing, full-color images, Prismacolor color chart and detailed method overview, plus videos.

 


 

Ribbons at The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe

It was time to do a few dog circles when I found out the two pieces I entered in the state fair this year won ribbons. Rose Crush took a second with 89 points, and with a score of 91 Still Life with Harley won a first place and the Judge’s Choice ribbon! Thanks to everyone in the fine arts division at the fair for your hard work and the care you take with the artwork… and the artists!

 


 

 

 


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