Renée Howard, Mosaic Muralist

Interview with Mosaic Muralist :: Renée Howard

November 20, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured, Guest Spot 2 Comments

Back in November 2015, I had the pleasure of learning about mosaic muralist, Renée Howard. My Arts & Education Committee of…

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Arcadia Contemporary, Drawn to Greatness, Pastimes

Art Scene :: Arcadia Contemporary “Drawn to Greatness”

September 21, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 4 Comments

I was ecstatic to learn that Arcadia Contemporary‘s first exhibition at their new Culver City location will feature graphite and charcoal…

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Ignat Ignatov, Eye, Workshop, Pastimes

Guest Artist :: Ignat Ignatov Eye Painting Workshop

September 12, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 2 Comments

With the success of Pastimes for a Lifetime’s June 2016 Portrait Demo + Workshop by Ignat Ignatov, we inquired if he…

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Vladimir Horowitz, Music History Blog, Pastimes for a Lifetime

Music History 101 :: Vladimir Horowitz

August 4, 2016 Blog, Featured, Piano 4 Comments

Did you know Vladimir Horowitz is considered one of the greatest pianist of the 20th century? I was ashamed that I…

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M Street Coffee Gallery Opening Party

Art Scene • M Street Coffee Student Gallery Pop-Up

July 22, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Pastimes for a Lifetime is excited to be showcasing works by top art students of teacher/founder, Linda Wehrli at the Summer…

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Pastimes, Art Scene, Gallery Opening

Art Scene • Pop-up Art Show at Dream Factory LA Studio

July 13, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 2 Comments

I was ecstatic to learn that my favorite artist, Casey Baugh, was going to display a recent oil painting in a…

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John Everett Millais, Pastimes for a Lifetime, Linda Wehrli, Jessice Lee Sanders, Blog

Art History 101 – John Everett Millais

July 11, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 4 Comments

“Have you heard of the Pre-Raphaelites, especially artist John Everett Millais?”, my boss, Linda Wehrli asked me. I admitted I hadn’t….

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Ignat Ignatov

Guest Artist Ignat Ignatov

Back in February 2015, I was fortunate to be able to attend my first Portrait Workshop by acclaimed artist, Ignat Ignatov….

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Kneaded Eraser carried by Pastimes for a Lifetime

Product Review :: Kneaded Erasers

May 13, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 0 Comments

Did you know that before erasers were invented, humanity’s preferred way of erasing errant graphite marks relied on de-crusted, moist bread?…

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Pancakes & Booze Art Show, Pastimes for a Lifetime students participate

Art Scene :: Pancakes & Booze Art Show

If you’re looking for an unique, eclectic art show, the Pancakes & Booze Art Show is just what you’ve been waiting…

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