Art Valet: Creating art with love, soul and a bit of clay

Betsy Fraser, Joey Barnes, Paula Kennedy, and Milli Jewell pose with some of their creations.

Meraki (may-rah-kee) – doing something with soul, creativity, or love — when you put “something of yourself” into what you’re doing, whatever it may be. From modern Greek. Meraki Artists Consortium is a group of four artists who work in mixed media with a specialization in polymer clay. They are Betsy Fraser, Joey Barnes, Paula […]

Art Valet: La clemenza di Tito

La Clemenza Di Tito will be featured Jan. 30 - Feb. 8. (LIllustration by Robin Kachantones)

Opera. Sit back down and read, I know most people are a yes or no with opera, and probably aren’t sure why if they’re a no. Me, I’ve been a maybe. However, if you hadn’t noticed by now, I love everything about the Heights, and the Heights just happens to have, a small, very famous […]

Art Valet: ‘AFFECT’ to offer interactive take on art

Kimberly S. Schwarzkopf will have her first solo art exhibition Friday night at JoMar Visions Gallery.

Last week’s story about Houston MakerSpace included a very colorful photo of what looked like a collapsing wall of multicolored large tile pieces. That was “Ripple” a project by Praxis Creative LLC., built inside Houston MakerSpace last year. Praxis Creative LLC., is a group of installation artists that focus on large scale, interactive and creative […]