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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Never Give Up First Friday May 2

We all get discouraged when we don't win a prize, don't sell, don't see any interest in our creations.  I think highs and lows are always there.  We have to persevere and when things are slow that is a good time to work on improvement in our work and marketing.  Good times are a' coming!

Look what happened to Stewart White with his plein air painting.  It went through several events and then WOW!  Top prize at the Plein Air Salon.  http://www.outdoorpainter.com/awards/who-took-home-the-$15k-from-the-pleinair-salon.html

In the meantime I will have paintings at the Bastrop Bling Company on Friday.  My display will be similar to this.   There are a couple you haven's seen before and some you haven't seen for a while.  This will be the last Art Walk where I am featured artist for the Summer.  Hope to see you there!

Jo's Pastel, Oil and Acrylic Paintings
Bastrop Bling Company
https://www.facebook.com/BastropBlingCompany (this is facebook, you have to log in to see it)
705 Pine Street
Bastrop, Texas 78602
512 308-1109

Info on my website:  http://jocastilloart.com/exhibits.html

4 comments:

Bag Blog said...

Looks like a good display to me. Hope you sell lots.

Jo Castillo said...

Bag Blog, thank you. The Art Walk is a good way to meet new folks. Bling shoppers will be new to me, I don't do much bling! Heh, heh. I will wear a blouse I bought there tonight.

Joanna said...

It was a nice display.

Jo Castillo said...

Joanna, thank you so much. Hugs.

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I Grew up in a small town , Magdalena, New Mexico. I enjoy art and the pleasure other people get from my work. I always donate some of my sales and art to charities, especially for children. That started in Bolivia with Para los Niños. (Link on sidebar) "I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colors. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns." -- Winston Churchill

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