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2016 June & July Blog Posts

Posted by Gladys Jimenez on Thursday, July 14, 2016,

July 21, 2016


My preschooler's student work

Dear Beautiful Art Friends,

Yesterday I had the opportunity to teach a play date group in La Jolla, CA.
I had six wonderful preschoolers, ranging from 3 to 6 years old.  It was such
a blast, I had forgotten how much fun it was to teach little ones.

I was going to have them do something simple they could follow in a guided
meditation, but them being a few block from the beach all wanted to do a 
beach scene.

Can I say I was impressed with their wo...

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2016 May Blog Posts

Posted by Gladys Jimenez on Thursday, April 28, 2016,

May 14, Contemporary Realism

Seal (from the La Jolla Beach Series), 8"x10" oil on canvas

Gladys' painting "Seal" was juried into the Contemporary Realism art exhibit at the Escondido Municipal Art Gallery. Opening reception is May 14, 2016 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm. 


May 8, 2016 La Jolla Rifford Library Opening Reception

     At the Athenaeum, 16"x20" oil on canvas

Gladys' paintings "Pelicans" and "At the Athenaeum" w...

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2016 January & February Blog Posts

Posted by Gladys Jimenez on Sunday, January 24, 2016,

February 26, 2016

Permission To Create

Dear Beautiful Art Friends,

I just finished reading Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert.  I love the way she writes, I enjoy her sense of humor, and though the book was not what I expected, it sure hit home in many areas.  After reading it I felt I got permission to create my own art.

You see, I love to paint and create, but over the last three years, when I decided to sell my work online and become a full-time professional artist, I began to feel frustrated. Fru...

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