Hawaii Arts Seen

From an Island artist’s point of view

Posted on October 25th, 2018 by paularath

This weekend, and the first weekend in November, bring us an art show that offers an ideal excuse to spend a day in the country. Five artists and artisans come together to show their latest creations just in time for the start of the gift-giving season. Tagami & Powell Gallery & Gardens October 27 &
…Continue reading

Posted on October 13th, 2018 by paularath

Please come to our Autumn Pop-Up Artist Sale next weekend! We have all been creating like mad so you can expect lots of fresh new art and craft. I recently visited Lynda Sakraida‘s studio and she has been creating some of her most beautiful bags EVER. Here are images of just a few of the
…Continue reading

Posted on October 5th, 2018 by paularath

Our first two weeks in England were actually fairly intense. Each day we were taken by bus to a beautiful location where twenty artists from all over the world set up to paint en plein air (outdoors). Amazingly, the weather was beautiful every day – something of a miracle in England! Our first week was
…Continue reading

Posted on October 2nd, 2018 by paularath

There. That sets the mood. And I hope it gives you a little pause to breathe and put yourself in that calm, serene place, on the River Avon in Stratford Upon Avon. Now that you have had a little moment, I hope you will find it in your heart to forgive me. I promised you
…Continue reading

Posted on August 21st, 2018 by paularath

One of the most treasured Hawaiian fine jewelry pieces one can have is a kahelelani shell necklace, bracelet or earrings. So I was thrilled to find some beautiful kahelelani pieces from Moloka’i this week at Riches Kahala. Ameron-John Kaikaikaokamana’omekekino Madela of Moloka’i creates his beautiful shell jewelry from all natural colors of the tiny shells:
…Continue reading