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Sixth Avenue drawing goes to the Duquesne Club!

Sixth Avenue- Pittsburgh by Carol Skinger A 22″ x 30″ archival print of my ink drawing of Sixth Avenue- Pittsburgh has been purchased this spring of 2016 by the Duquesne Club in Pittsburgh. Prints of this pen and ink drawing on archival … Continue reading

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Phipps May Market and Pittonkatonk – both in Schenley Park

So many many things going on! I will be an art  vendor at  Phipps May Market on the big front yard of Phipps for two days. May 6, 2016  Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.; and May 7, 2016  Saturday, 9:30 … Continue reading

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Stress reduction with pictures of greenery!

Healing art. Pictorial map from the 1930s of Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. Continue reading

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Staghorn Garden Cafe carrying Schenley Park Pictorial Map

Kate Morris of Staghorn Garden Café and I have at times been neighbors at Carrie Nardini’s I Made it Market events where artists and makers of all sorts come together for one or two days to sell directly to the … Continue reading

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Poetry and Art in Pittsburgh, 3 events to attend!

Saturday January 16 at 12 noon – 3 p.m. at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Pittsburgh Center for the Arts address Pittsburgh- April is national poetry month but Pittsburgh has its own ideas. This weekend on January 16, 2016 there … Continue reading

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Licencing my work for use: Schenley Park Map

I was excited when the quarterly magazine Western Pennsylvania History Magazine contacted me about using my Schenley Park Map (on the left) to illustrate a stunning and thorough 14 page article (125 citations!) about Mary Schenley titled “What’s in a Namesake” by … Continue reading

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RIP Dawn Hazelett

I cannot believe hearing the news that another of the wonderful generation it seemed would simply always be there, has gone, Dawn Hazelett. She and her family were always there when I was growing up in Stowe. Weekend in and out you … Continue reading

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Sketch on site, paint in the studio

“Downriver view from Highland Park Bridge”                                                                    Watercolor … Continue reading

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Riverview painting commissioned for bookcover

On Garrison Keillor’s radio broadcast  The Writer’s Almanac on August 20, 2015 he read from Paul Martin’s most recent book of poetry Floating on the Lehigh published by Grayson Books where my Riverview painting was commissioned for the cover. It is … Continue reading

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Cycling Pittsburgh – 3 print sizes now available

Archival Ink Jet Prints to order Small click here to order Medium click here to order Large click here Archival Inkjet Printing, also known as Pigment or Giclée Printing, is the preferred digital printing choice for artists due to its longevity and versatility.

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