contemporary portraits

Identity Project

As I continue to explore identity in my mixed media portraits, I need your help. Please answer one or both of the following questions. I WILL NOT¬†reveal your identity if ¬†I use your answer in whole or part, in form or content in my work. ¬†When you post ¬†your answer […]

Read More

Lots of Waxy Goodness Happening in My Studio

I have been under the radar lately, ¬†hunkered down in my studio preparing for a very busy month of June: my first exhibition at Lanoue Fine Art in Boston, Lights, Camera…Click: Photography in Contemporary Art, with Eric Zener and Julie Stratton–two exhibitions in Provincetown, MA, concurrent with the¬†6th International Encaustic […]

Read More

First Portrait of 2012

Sylvie¬†has emerged first in this new year from a group of paintings that I was working on at the end of 2011. Disclaimer: photographed under studio lighting with a point and shoot, the color is a bit off. ¬†I love being in my studio in the winter, got to get […]

Read More

Encaustic and Mixed Media Painting Studio Newsletter

I just finished my first quarterly Studio Newsletter and would like to send it to you. I just found out that Constant Contact will cancel my account if I enter your email address and send the newsletter to you without your permission. I’m sending it out tonight and will send […]

Read More

Exhibiting in New Views of Encaustic Art

I am exhibiting in New Views of Encaustic Art at the Carroll House Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, New Hampshire, September 5- October 2, 2011.  This exhibition was curated by Peter Roos, and includes work by Laura Moriarty, Kevin Frank, Francisco Benitez and Leah MacDonald.

Read More

>Wax in the Context of Collage, Bricolage and Assemblage

> Catherine Nash Eclipsis Lunar Mixed media assemblage, encaustic painting in an antique box, wax pencil and chalk drawing of a ca. 1552 lunar eclipse diagram on an old school slate; antique copper compact, mica, branches, handmade paper with walnut ink and encaustic. 17.5‚ÄĚh X 25‚ÄĚw (open) X 10‚ÄĚd, 2011 I curated […]

Read More