November 7, 2018

Gallery Relationship and Artist Reception Reflections

by Dionne White

Recently I had the opportunity to join The Art Cellar, a wonderful art gallery in thriving downtown Greenville, SC.  This past Friday was my Artist Opening Reception and was welcomed after much prepara...

August 19, 2018

As a realistic representational painter, it has been a challenge for me to understand abstract art over the years. I am coming to understand it more and more and what it says about the artist. Or should I say, what the artist is trying to say or express through their a...

June 4, 2018

It is the first day of summer break and I am sitting at my kitchen island trying to put my schedule together for June and July. This room is currently my kitchen, art studio, dining room, living room and bedroom. Yep my bedroom.

I feel like June started without me becau...

May 23, 2018

As I was preparing for Mini Masterpiece Monday, Week 8, I searched out and studied my subject.
I had chosen an image from my good friend and photographer Denny Miller. (With his permission) 

The Coneflower, also known as Echinacea, stuck out like a solo performer with...

April 27, 2018

There is a sound that I call the sound of possibility, the sound of anticipation, the sound of something new birthing!

That sound is the "POP" of the tightly sealed cellophane that wraps the canvas.

A newly opened canvas can be both intimidaitng and exciting. 

I get excit...

April 11, 2018

"Paint, dreams, and dandelion fluff….isn’t that what life is made up of?"

Some days it is what keeps me going.

I have primarily been an acrylic painter from the age of fifteen. Always having a love for beautiful things, nature and Claude Monet art!

You could find me paint...

March 31, 2018

Recently I have had several compliments on how beautiful my website is. That it is inviting, pretty, and friendly as well as informative. 

I’m always updating my website to keep it fresh and contemporary. 

I was recently asked by another fellow artist, how did I do that?...

March 28, 2018

Take a “Create for Clarity” Break! 

Have you ever been so bombarded by things you can’t think straight. What might be a good thing isn’t always the best thing. 

So yesterday I was feeling a bit “bombarded”. My usual creative time and schedule was interrupted and I was re...

March 27, 2018

Why working small is a great therapeutic exercise and can administer inner healing as well as be a gateway to accomplishing larger tasks!   

We can become overwhelmed by so many things in life. This world throws so much at us.  

Family, social media, church, work, s...

February 26, 2018

As you may already know, I am working on a new fine art design collection. At the beginning of the year I felt I was to go and explore my craft in a new direction from what was my "usual" go to ideas. I have BIG ideas and plans for this and I am confident as I go down...

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