John Brosio, Arcadia Contemporary

Artist Interview :: John Brosio

January 13, 2017 Art, Blog, Featured, Guest Spot 7 Comments

Starting the New Year off by interviewing one of my favorite artists, John Brosio was more than just a positive experience;…

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Regina Lyubovnaya Oil Painting Still LIfe

Art Scene :: Regina Lyubovnaya Pop Up Show

December 28, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 1 Comment

It was a treat to receive an invitation to attend a pop-up art show by one of my favorite oil painters…

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James Hollingsworth

Artist Interview :: Neil Hollingsworth

Thanks to a random Facebook post by a fellow artist, I had the pleasure of learning about artist Neil Hollingsworth and…

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Vina Curtis: "A Parade of Lilies"

Art Scene :: Nevada Watercolor Society Exhibit

November 28, 2016 Art, Blog, Featured 4 Comments

Every year on Thanksgiving weekend, my husband and I make the long drive from Los Angeles to North Las Vegas to…

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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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