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Open Studio during Second Saturday event
On June 10, 2023, I'll be welcoming visitors to my studio during the Second Saturday event. My studio will be open as well as other artists in the Mira Monte area.
For a map to my studio and the other studios, please visit ojaistudioartists.org.
Visitors will see my new 2023 paintings, plus new prints and cards, all available for purchase.
You can see where I work, in my loft studio! Children are welcome.
Hope to see you here on June 10, in Ojai, between 10-5.
Passe Partout Kunstmagazine
February issue, Passe Partout Kunstmagazine, has included images of my artwork and me, with a write-up.
This is an online arts magazine from Holland, and there is a new issue each month. It's very inspiring to look at and read about artists.
Check out the issue that I am in, and the other issues as well!
"Insights" exhibit at Beatrice Wood Center
The Ojai Studio Artists present the "Insights" exhibit at The Beatrice Wood Center Gallery in Upper Ojai. The show runs through March 11, 2023.
I have one painting in the show, "Theory of Reciprocity". The painting was inspired by stories I have heard about crows rewarding people with little gifts they have found after the people have shown the birds kindness.
A reception will take place on Saturday, January 21 3-5pm.
The center is located at: 8585 Ojai/Santa Paula Road, Ojai CA.
The Ojai Studio Artists are a group of local artists who have a renowned Open Studio event each year in October, as well as smaller group open studios the second Saturday of each month February through August. Artist members are juried in to the group.Visit their website for more information: theojaistudioartists.org
Art about Agriculture Exhibit at Santa Paula Art Museum
My painting "Vegetable Soup" has been juried into the 14th Annual Art about Agriculture Exhibit of 2022-2023. This is a great exhibit with many genres of art represented, all inspired by agriculture.
Exhibition dates: November 12, 2022-March 5, 2023.
Location: 117 N. 10th Street, Santa Paula, CA.
Opening reception: Saturday, November 12, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
There is an admission for non-members of the museum.
Note: This painting will become available at the opening of the exhibit and thereafter at the museum.
Ojai Studio Artists Tour: October 8, 9 and 10 of 2022
The Ojai Studio Artists open their studios to visitors and have current work available. This year, it's free! You will need to go to their website to register and get the map of the studios in the Ojai Valley.
My studio is one of them! Yay!
To plan your visit, go to the Ojai Valley Museum to preview the work of the Ojai Studio Artists. You can see which artists' work you are drawn to. The exhibit, "Perception and Persistence" is on view through October 10.
With over 70 artists, this is a great idea!
Ojai Valley Museum, 130 W. Ojai Avenue, Ojai, CA.
Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10-4.
For information on the OSA tour and to register for the map, go to
The Ojai Studio Artists: I'm a new member!
I have been juried into The Ojai Studio Artists, an esteemed arts organization here in Ojai. My studio and I will be on their yearly Studio Tour, an epic and well known event when over 80 Ojai area artists open their studios and offer their work for purchase during this 3 day event.
I will also be participating in a smaller open studio event in April along with other OSA artists in my vicinity. This is a great opportunity to visit artist's studios, in a manageable format.
Please visit The Ojai Studio Artists website for more information.
Mark your calendar! More Info here or on the OSA website, see above.
Second Saturday Open Studio: April 9, 2022
The Ojai Studio Artists Tour: October 8, 9 and 10.
Holiday Marketplace at the Santa Paula Art Museum(SPAM)
I will have a table at the SPAM Holiday Marketplace on Saturday,December 4 from 10-4, located at the museum.SPAM: 117 N. 10th St., Santa Paula CA. Parking is available behind the museum. FREE admission.
I will have original paintings, limited edition fine art prints and cards available that day. The image shown here will be available in print and card form. Some of my newest original paintings will be available for the first time!
I will be showing my work alongside other local artists and artisans, and the museum shop will also be open. I
Along with the holiday market, you will be able to see the museum's exhibits and see the two paintings that I have on display at the museum.
Vita Art Editions: A print exhibit and sale
Vita Art Center in Ventura presents Vita Art Editions, museum quality limited edition prints by a select group of 40 regional artists.
Preview and Opening Sale is: Dec. 4, 4-7 and requires non-members to purchase a ticket at $20. Members are free. For the opening only the first print from each artist will sell for $200. Edition of 5 only per artist. All proceeds support their youth arts programming. Each print is signed and numbered.
I have been invited to participate in this fundraising event, and my print of "Pink Roses Hydrangea" is available in limited edition prints for the very first, and only time. #vitaartcenter Info: linktr.ee/Vitaartcenter
Art about Agriculture exhibit
Santa Paula Art Museum presents "Art about Agriculture", a juried show with all artwork inspired by all aspects of agriculture, celebrating the contribution of agriculture in California.
My painting "Guacamole" is a part of this show. It's such an honor to have my painting juried in to this wonderful exhibit!
See it now through March 6, 2022 at the Santa Paula Art Museum located at:
117 N. 10th St., Santa Paula, CA.
Information: firstname.lastname@example.org OR (805)525-5554
"Work From Home" exhibit
"Work From Home" is an exhibit at the Santa Paula Art Museum now through January 9. My painting "Dahlias Moth & Feather" is a part of this exhibit. Now SOLD, but it remains on exhibit through the end.
Santa Paula Art Museum
117 N. 10th Street
Santa Paula, CA
Featured Guest Artist at Poppies Art and Gifts
I will be the featured Guest Artist at Poppies Art and Gifts in Ojai for the month of June 2021. A reception will welcome you on June 18 from 5-7 pm, when the artist, me, will be present!
I will be showing my botanical watercolor+ink paintings that include birds and insects and occasionally a random "lost" object such as a puzzle piece or paperclip.
Poppies is a gallery and handmade artisan-made showcase in Ojai, California, my hometown. Poppies is located at 323 E. Matilija St., the street that parallels Ojai Avenue and the Arcade. There is available parking near the shop.
Poppies Art and Gifts, 323 E. Matilija, Open every day, 11-5. Phone: 805-798-0033
April 2021: "Amore dei Fiori" at Gallery 113 in Santa Barbara
For the month of April 2021 I will be showing a wall of my latest work at Gallery 113 in Santa Barbara. These are my botanical paintings made in watercolor+ink, which include birds and insects, flowers and plants in a colorful, designed style. This collection of paintings has an emphasis on flowers, so I titled it "Amore dei Fiori" or Love of Flowers. Gallery 113, 1114 State Street, #8, in the La Arcada courtyard. Regular hours are every day, 11-5, but hours may vary. Please call to ensure the gallery is open.(805)965-6611
I will be at the gallery in person on these days:
April 1, 9, 15,21,and 27 between 11-2.
"Together/Apart", a group show at the Ojai Art Center in Ojai, CA
"Together/Apart", an exhibit by 9 women artists of Ojai is on display March through April of 2021. 7 of the paintings I made in the challenging year of 2020 will be included in this show at the Ojai Art Center. A group of artists express 2020 through their artworks, while keeping in touch via emails and sharing work as they created it. The work is remarkably uplifting and complementary as a whole.
The artists are: Lisa Skyheart Marshall, Nancy Horwick, Holly Woolson, Peggie Williamson, Patty Van Dyke, Vivian Sudhalter, Christine Beirne, Kristy Vantrease, and Shelby Harbison.
March 2-April 30 of 2021, Ojai Art Center, 113 S. Montgomery St., Ojai, CA. (805)646-0117 Tuesday-Sunday, 12-4, please telephone the Ojai Art Center for information and to ensure they will be open when you plan to visit.
Focus on the Masters Holiday Gift Shop 2020, Online!
I'm excited to announce that my work will be presented in the Focus on the Masters Online Gift Shop this year, along with several other well-known and accomplished artists.
This tantalizing online shop will be up and available for viewing and your purchases from November 20-December 6, 2020. If you would like to find unique gifts or a treat for yourself, you will be delighted to see what's on offer, and part of the profits go to the fine community programs that FOTM offer.
I'll have available my original paintings, fine art prints and card sets, so there will be something for everyone in several price ranges.
Please visit the website for Focus on the Masters at http://www.focusonthemasters.com, and look for the shop under "Events".
Yes, we can ship or FOTM offer curbside pickup locally, in Ventura, CA.
For more about FOTM and their programs, please refer to their website or visit their Facebook page.
"Truly Exquisite Corpse" at Vita Art Center
My work is part of "Truly Exquisite Corpse" a collaborative exhibit at Vita Art Center in Ventura California. This exhibit organized by Vita Arts, incorporates panels worked on by various artists as part of the Exquisite Corpse game. Each artist receives 4 panels on which to create a body with specific placement guidelines. Then the gallery curates the panels and mixes them up and puts them back together to form collaborative artworks. All artwork is available for sale through the gallery.
Shown here is one of my panels titled "Brugmansia and Daisies", and forms the arms and hands and upper legs using my botanical style.
This exhibit will be viewable online at vitaartcenter.com after July 11, 2020, and by appointment at the gallery located on Main Street in Ventura.
Please visit their website for more information.
"Flowery" at Gallery 113 Santa Barbara
I have an exhibit of recent work at Gallery 113 in Santa Barbara.
Gallery 113 is located at 1114 State St., #8, in the La Arcada Courtyard.
I'm showing alongside several other artists in an overall beautiful show, in the whole gallery. You will find my work upstairs alongside 3 other artists, and the main level gallery is also full of beautiful work.
This show has reopened, so if you are in the La Arcada courtyard, stop by 2-5 and check if the gallery is open that day. Due to Covid, the days and hours open are, unfortunately, limited.
Champagne and Shopping at Santa Paula Art Museum
Champagne and Shopping is a one-day special event at the Santa Paula Art Museum in Santa Paula, California.
Sunday, December 8, 2019, from 12-4 only.
25 artists and artisans will have work available for sale, including me!
I'll have my paintings, cards and prints as well as a limited number of painted boxes and sea stones.
See you at the Museum!
Small Image Show
The 2018 Small Image Show at Buenaventura Gallery opens Saturday, November 17, with a reception from 6-8 p.m.
I have two paintings in this exhibit; "Brugmansia and Orbs" and "Thatched Roof Hollyhocks".
The show runs through December. The artworks cannot be larger than 14 inches in any direction, which makes for a lot of charmingly small and affordable artworks.
My etsy shop is Lisa Skyheart Marshall, and has my small paintings and mixed media work for sale in it. For these mixed media pieces I use painting, collage and printing using blocks designed and cut by me in my studio. My latest watercolor+ink artwork is now available in the shop.
Please visit the etsy shop, and if you see something you like, click the "like" or heart button, this gives me feedback on what you like!
If you love it, put it in your cart and buy it! Originals don't last long.
image shown above: "Capucine Avec Papillon(Nasturtiums and Butterfly", 8x8 in., mixed media
Commission for Lotusland
In 2016 I was honored to be commissioned to paint two cabinet doors for the Garden Shop at Lotusland in Santa Barbara, California.
Lotusland is a wonderful place to visit, I highly recommend making a reservation and experiencing this beautiful estate in Montecito.
Lotusland Reservations: 805.969.9990
While there, be sure to visit the Garden Shop and check out the cabinet doors I painted for the shop. The photo I'm showing here shows just one of the two doors.
The Garden shop carries unique and wonderful items, many are handcrafted by local and international artists and artisans, as well as garden items and plants. Sales in the shop or on their website benefit Lotusland.