Hawaii Arts Seen

From an Island artist’s point of view

Posted on June 24th, 2014 by paularath

Paul Morgan sent me this terrific photo of our group painting with Tom Hoffmann in the lava fields. (That’s me in the beige hat sitting next to Jerry.) It really captures the spirit of what we were doing. We hiked to this location with all our gear. Tom and Paul took great pains to find
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Posted on June 22nd, 2014 by paularath

We feel incredibly privileged to have taken part in a four-day art retreat with the uber-talented Tom Hoffmann of Seattle. Tom is a prominent artist, teacher and writer. He’s one of those natural teachers who knows how to get through to all levels of artists. His medium is watercolor and he has focused exclusively on
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Posted on June 9th, 2014 by paularath

The pairing of Doug Jago’s art and fashion and the fabulous interior of Next Door was genius. Bravo to Elliot Domalewski, who showed Doug’s art and fashion to its best advantage in front of an appreciative crowd on Friday night. It was the crowning event for First Friday, June, 2014. Elliot had set up some
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Posted on April 17th, 2014 by paularath

  Go to this event if you dare – and if you, (unlike moi) have some room in your sewing room or closet. Because, I assure you, temptation will strike. It’s a textile trove for the textile nomad who loves pieces from around the world. You’ve been warned. Now go! – Paula Rath

Posted on April 11th, 2014 by paularath

Spiderman demonstrated his web-slinging techniques for the keiki watercolor class at Palama Settlement yesterday. We have learned that the keiki do their best paintings when they are engaged with the subject matter. Last session we had them working on entries to the Toyota “Paint Your Dream Car” competition. This session we are entering their paintings
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