New Year 2020 Intentions at Studio Deanna

It’s been a roller coaster couple of years with lows through muddy puddles and highs in the stratosphere. While I haven’t had much time to process these adventures I will be taking the time in 2020 to examine where I’ve been, what I’ve enjoyed, and how it all fits together in my artistic practice andContinue reading “New Year 2020 Intentions at Studio Deanna”

Contact Zone: Ami Network Installation – Progress Report I

I love working on larger scale projects. They often grow to take on a life of their own,  my original idea becoming stonger, and then distilling that idea to its most focused message. Ami Network is for the upcoming show Contact 2018. Please be patient as I really need to work on my photography skillsContinue reading “Contact Zone: Ami Network Installation – Progress Report I”

Studio Visit, Stitch Experiments, & Lefty Achievement Unlocked

On Wednesday, Bernice Akamine came by for a studio visit. She is a well respected Native Hawai’ian artist who also does wire stitchwork. She just had a solo show on the Big Island and I greatly appreciate her taking the time to stop by! There are not many other wire stitch artists so it wasContinue reading “Studio Visit, Stitch Experiments, & Lefty Achievement Unlocked”

First Friday Exhibition at Ark of the Unicorns

Thank You ever so much to everyone who came out to the see Friendship-in-Progress: Tokyo X HNL at Ark of the Unicorns on First Friday. We appreciate your love of art and your support very much. It has been a busy couple of weeks so far as the Artist-in-Residence. In addition to my exploration ofContinue reading “First Friday Exhibition at Ark of the Unicorns”

An Ocean of Wire Crochet in Macro Photography

A perfect time to check out macro photography in a great restaurant setting. Our art group, One Little ‘Island’ Artist Collective, had a great opening night at Square Barrels. A great crowd of friends, family, and art lovers converged to make for a successful Opening Reception. Thank You very much to so many who stoppedContinue reading “An Ocean of Wire Crochet in Macro Photography”

Less than 8 Days!

I’ve been counting down until the opening night of Contact 2016 at the Honolulu Museum of Art School. In reality, our artwork  needs to be completed and installed before then, this Monday or Tuesday.  Making our countdown at 5 work days! Eek! Michelle offers us a color tease regarding her next part in our artContinue reading “Less than 8 Days!”

Hawai’i Craftsmen Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition

I’m in! Thanks to juror Dr. Lowery Stokes Sims, who chose my Raspberry Lace shadowboxed wire crochet piece to be included in this show. Save the Dates: Opening Reception: Tuesday, October 27, 5:30 – 7:30PM, the show runs through Friday, November 20. Monday thru Saturday 10:00 – 4:30, Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 Honolulu Museum ofContinue reading “Hawai’i Craftsmen Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition”