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Springtime in Bloom!

Its Persian New Year! I was invited to join the lovely Persian Community at school to lead the decorations. I wanted to …

Sip and Scribble

I devised this event as a fun way to bring our new Kindergarten parents together at school, but it would work equally …

Dia de los Muertos party

I love an opportunity to decorate for a party, and even more so if I get the chance to make the decorations …

Calavera headdresses

This season I have been busy making scores of headdresses for Dia de los Muertos, and led a craft session to teach …

Figurative Sculpture

Blindfold – a 1/8th life-size male figure study in oil clay and metal armature with plumbing piping support, a technique suitable for …

'It's a Small World' panel

It’s a small, Small World

Mary Blair’s wonderful designs for ‘It’s a Small World’ formed the basis of one of the most beloved of all of the …

Zillij collage, artist Liza Lemsatef Cunningham

Zillij collage

Collage featuring imagery from advertising, a traditional riad interior & the female form. Interrupted contiguity &traditional Moroccan zillij tessellated tile patterns.

Triptych

A three aspect portrait of the same subject. Alla prima, on gesso-primed board.

Raku Resistance

Another Raku vessel I decorated with wonderfully unpredictable craquelure slip. Fun experimenting with colour and resist techniques on the circular forms, using …

Getty manuscript example

St Patrick & Ancient Inspiration

I have always been fascinated by medieval illuminated manuscripts not just for the amazing painted miniatures and flourishes but also for the …

Oil on canvas

Disposable

Found objects diorama as still life, oil on canvas.

Art(uro)'s Not Dead art show

Art(uro)’s Not Dead Gallery Show

Last night was the opening of a pop-up art show in Downtown LA at Hatakayama Gallery featuring work by myself and nine other LA based artists.