Yearly Archives: 2016

Two artists who prefer small

“With his strong self-imposed limitations, the veteran abstract painter Thomas Nozkowski is a model for younger artists daunted by the infinite possibilities in contemporary painting. His drawings and paintings, scaled to fit in cramped apartments and the back seats of sedans and … Continue reading

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Sixth Avenue drawing goes to the Duquesne Club!

Sixth Avenue- Pittsburgh by Carol Skinger A 22″ x 30″ archival print of my ink drawing of Sixth Avenue- Pittsburgh has been purchased this spring of 2016 by the Duquesne Club in Pittsburgh. Prints of this pen and ink drawing on archival … Continue reading

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Phipps May Market and Pittonkatonk – both in Schenley Park

So many many things going on! I will be an art  vendor at  Phipps May Market on the big front yard of Phipps for two days. May 6, 2016  Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.; and May 7, 2016  Saturday, 9:30 … Continue reading

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Stress reduction with pictures of greenery!

Healing art. Pictorial map from the 1930s of Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. Continue reading

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Staghorn Garden Cafe carrying Schenley Park Pictorial Map

Kate Morris of Staghorn Garden Café and I have at times been neighbors at Carrie Nardini’s I Made it Market events where artists and makers of all sorts come together for one or two days to sell directly to the … Continue reading

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Poetry and Art in Pittsburgh, 3 events to attend!

Saturday January 16 at 12 noon – 3 p.m. at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Pittsburgh Center for the Arts address Pittsburgh- April is national poetry month but Pittsburgh has its own ideas. This weekend on January 16, 2016 there … Continue reading

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Licencing my work for use: Schenley Park Map

I was excited when the quarterly magazine Western Pennsylvania History Magazine contacted me about using my Schenley Park Map (on the left) to illustrate a stunning and thorough 14 page article (125 citations!) about Mary Schenley titled “What’s in a Namesake” by … Continue reading

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