COMPLETED EVENTS: A Show of Hands and The Dream is the Truth Art Shows in SoCal

Two amazing art shows are opening in the next two weeks in Southern California. Photographer Stephen Baumbach has taken images of over 100 Palm Springs Artists Council members hands in black and white, calling it the Show of Hands. He will be sharing the collection at his gallery in the Backstreet Art District* with the …

COMPLETED EVENT: Little Altars Everywhere Workshop at The Palm Springs Art Museum 3-17-17

I am obsessed with altars. I have been making them since I was a child and they are one of the things that make this life worth living. Creating them is a natural human instinct, the desire the honor someone or something in a montage of carefully chosen elements. They can be crafted in homes …

EVENT: Creative Digital Collage: Learn the Most Innovative Photo, Font, and Video Apps (Online Course)

What: A fun and experimental self-paced online course teaching you how to produce unique digital media with some of the easiest and most innovative apps on the market. Where: In the comfort of your own world through the screens of your devices. When: On your own schedule through the workshop platform. Who: This series is …

COMPLETED EVENT: Art as Play-Liberate Your Innocent Eye Workshops at The Palm Springs Art Museum

  WHAT: Art as Play-Liberate Your Innocent Eye fun art workshops WHERE: The Palm Springs Art Museum 101 N Museum DR. Palm Springs, CA 92262 WHEN: Six Friday nights 6:30-8:30pm (2-10; 3-17; 4-14; 4-28; 5-5; 5-12-17) WHO: Ages 13 and up welcome COST: $30 per workshop with all materials supplied HOW: Buy tickets at the …

Palm Springs Art Museum ACE Awards Ceremony

What a wonderful evening celebrating local art at the Palm Springs Art Museum. This years ACE exhibition by the museum's Artists Council was a vibrant mix of mediums with a special honoring of Peggy Vermeer for her decades of dedication to expanding access to creativity throughout the Coachella Valley. My photograph Greetings from Palm Springs …

Story Behind the Photo-Palm Springs Surreal Still Life

Yesterday was a moment photographers dream of. A combination of elements came together creating a fascinating and unforgettable image. Over time I will share the stories behind some of these shots as they occur,┬áhonoring the Muse's influence in setting up a scene that offered more than we ever could have imagined. February 5th, 2016 Palm …

EVENT: iPhone Image Adventures: Master Hipstamatic’s Experimental Genius (Online Course)

What: An online digital photography adventure unleashing the wild genius of the revolutionary Hipstamatic app. There is no other image-making application on the market that can even touch the innovative power of Hipstamatic's diverse options. The challenge today is that with their ever-evolving catalog of films, lenses, and flashes, how to actually discover the best …