The BVAA’s Claflin Hill shows are great fun. We get to match up our artwork with the theme of the concert! This one featured Irish and Italian songs. The featured artist was my friend Don Iacovelli who does just amazing folk art paintings. Here’s one of mine, from Pompeii, Italy.… Read More


I’m finally sitting down to catch up from an absolutely amazing weekend. Wow, the things we did! First off, the Palette show reception on Friday night. Fantastic. It was so much fun to see what everyone did with their palette. Mine, of course, was a cyanotype :). Palette Show Photos… Read More


Perfect Valentine’s Day present for the artist photographer painter in your life- a gift membership in the BVAA! Share the news! http://bvaa.org/…/02/08/gift-memberships-for-valentines-day/… Read More


Massachusetts are the 3rd fastest talkers in the US. Which goes to reason. Everyone else just talks sooooo slowwwwwly! http://www.boston.com/news/2016/02/04/people-massachusetts-talk-really-fast-says-completely-obvious-study/kxfLYv0XxwPTZKifJdTAuN/story.html… Read More


Last Call! The upcoming Anything Goes photography show submission deadline is TODAY Mon 1/11 at 11:59pm! Full details: http://bvaa.org/2016/01/11/last-call-anything-goes/ Share the news! Featured image is from last year’s second prize winner, Al Weems.… Read More


Built in 1936, the Parkway Diner is located at 148 Shrewsbury Street in Worcester. It has been built around over time so the actual Parkway Restaurant is much larger – but at its core is that original historic diner. Its original ID number is 670. http://www.enjoyma.com/diners/parkway/  … Read More


Happy Winter Solstice! We’ve reached that ultimate tipping point. The nanosecond in time where the Earth leans as far as it can and then begins its return. For some it means the longest day, while for others it’s the shortest. Either way, it reminds us that we live amongst cycles. Light and dark. Night and… Read More