Monday, September 12, 2016

SAQA's Annual Benefit Auction - 2016 Edition

For only the second time since 2008, this year I didn't put a piece in the annual SAQA Benefit Auction.  With all that's been going on -- my 15 x 15 Group participation, the Lacombe Art Show and Sale in April, My Corner of the World in MayThe Wedding in July (with its accompanying quilt), and the up-coming Mark on the Body exhibit...plus work in my final year as SAQA Co-Rep (Alberta)...well...I just ran out of days!

I didn't even make the deadline to create a SAQA Dream Collection for posting on the website, darn it!  :-(

To make up for that, though...earlier this month I posted a Dream Collection on the SAQA Western Canada blog...so I am linking it HERE for you to enjoy.  I plan to watch this  year's auction unfold and see if I can make a winning bid on a special piece by one of my colleagues.  I owe them -- and SAQA -- a great deal for bringing out the 'artist' in me.

Meanwhile...here's my piece from last year's auction, inspired by Steve Martin's "Daddy Played the Banjo", which found a new home with a banjoist and fan of Mr. M...


Yellow Tree - (C) 2015

Why don't you enjoy the music while you plan your own Dream Collection?  Till next time...





2 comments:

Judy Martin said...

Warmest congratulations on getting your book finished and published. What an accomplishment!
x

Jo Ferguson said...

Thanks for the link to the quilts. I enjoyed looking at them. Your quilt from last year was beautiful .