Author Archives: Cynthia Armstrong

Excited to be part of the ‘tiny’ show!

Thrilled to be taking part in this year’s ‘tiny’ show at the Studio Gallery, November 8th – December 23rd, 2108. Reception: Sunday November 11th. Studio Gallery 1641 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109. 415.931. 3130

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Holiday Watercolor Workshop

I’m getting into the holiday spirit early, prepping for the Santa Cruz Art League Holiday Watercolor Workshop.   December 9, 2018, from 10am to 4pm.   Loads of fun holiday projects and sweet treats.   

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SCAL Spotlight Gallery

I’m thrilled to have been asked to participate at the Santa Cruz Art League, with samples of my science illustration work featured in their Spotlight Gallery.  I was a sort of ancillary participant in their Planet Pulse show.  

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Botanical revisted

My friend, Gerardo Aymard, sent me a photo today of the  plant he had me illustrate back in 2003: Tetracera boomii G.Aymard C.   I had a plant pressing to work from….dead, brown, not terribly exciting.   Nice to see it in … Continue reading

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Persimmons

I was recently introduced to Fuyu persimmons by a friend.   Love the orange-ness and not a bit astringent….two great reasons to have them around.

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Espaliered Pears

These three lovelies were growing espalier at Filoli.  They got me all excited about pear season.   So, I rushed home and did this watercolor study.  I’m rather pleased with it.   You can purchase it at Daily Paintworks.com, just click on … Continue reading

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I’m now selling on Daily Paintworks.

  I have set up a marketing presence on Daily Paintworks.   I’ll be posting new work every day (or there abouts) for sale.   You can see (and bid) on this painting, Shallots & Onion there now.

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What’s up next!

  I’m thrilled to announce thatI will be taking part in a group show at the Studio Gallery in San Francisco! Here are the particulars: tiny – small pieces under $500, November 14th – December 22nd, 2104.  Opening reception: Sunday … Continue reading

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Open Studios 2014 Art Tour

My weekend for the Santa Cruz Open Studios Art Tour is October 11 & 12.   This last year I’ve taken a number of workshops with artists I really admire: Carol Marine, Ruth Korch, and Dana Hooper.   I’ve learned so much … Continue reading

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