Annie Murphy Robinson Recent Drawings

Art Scene :: Annie Murphy Robinson “Recent Drawings” at Arcadia Contemporary

October 13, 2018 Art, Blog, Featured, Guest Spot 2 Comments

As an art teacher, Charcoal Drawings are one of my favorite mediums to teach and admire, mostly because of how challenging…

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Alessandro Vena

Interview :: Pianist Alessandro Vena Update

October 7, 2018 Blog, Featured, Guest Spot, Piano 2 Comments

Blogging is such a remarkable way to contribute and connect to a community. Pastimes’ blog is dedicated to connecting great artists…

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Pastimes Coffee House Student Piano Gig

Music Scene :: M Street Coffee Student Gig

As a piano instructor for over 28 years, I firmly believe a well-rounded piano education includes the opportunity to perform in…

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John Brosio, Arcadia Contemporary

Art Scene :: John Brosio “Recent Paintings” at Arcadia Contemporary

September 20, 2018 Art, Blog, Featured 2 Comments

I am lucky and grateful to live in a city where I can drive a few miles to attend my favorite…

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Ollie the Eurasian Eagle Owl at Pastimes for a Lifetime

Art Scene :: Drawing Sesh with Ollie the Eagle Owl

What could be better than sketching on a Sunday morning? That would be sketching a beautiful live Eurasian Eagle Owl on…

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Five and Under Arcadia Contemporary Gallery Opening

Art Scene :: “Five and Under” at Arcadia Contemporary

August 22, 2018 Art, Blog, Uncategorized 3 Comments

My boss, Linda Wehrli and I were ecstatic to attend the grand opening of our favorite gallery, Arcadia Contemporary at their new…

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Noh/Wave, Gallery Opening,

Art Scene :: HEAT/WAVE Group Exhibit at Noh/Wave

August 12, 2018 Art, Blog, Uncategorized 3 Comments

What better way to spend a hot August evening in LA than at one of my favorite gallery’s art opening?! Appropriately…

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Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art

Art Scene :: On Location in Malibu Show

July 8, 2018 Art, Blog, Featured 6 Comments

Chores were done. Administrative work was done. Time for a Daycation with the hubby! Despite the heatwave, Barry Wehrli and I…

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Leonardo Barilaro Interview by Pastimes for a Lifetime

Interview : Leonardo Barilaro

When perusing Instagram before going to bed each night, I enjoy checking the latest posts by artists and musicians who I…

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Aaron Westerberg and Linda Wehrli, Pastimes for a Lifetime

Art Scene :: “Distilled Memoirs” by Aaron Westerberg

June 24, 2018 Art, Blog, Featured 4 Comments

It was a treat to meet artist Aaron Westerberg at his solo exhibition, “Distilled Memoirs” gallery opening at the eclectic Noh/wave Gallery in Downtown Los…

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