Nothing like new brushes!

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Getting new brushes for your artwork is always exciting! Just sayin! 😜

Working hard these days getting holiday portrait orders done.

Tis the season to be busy! 😊

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Preening while I paint!

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2 of my furkids doing a little self grooming while I work on 4 paintings on a hot fall day! 95 degrees out!!! Whaaattt!

I am so ready for cool weather and it seems that our weather is not cooperating!!! 

Artwork takeover!

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Whew! Getting busy! 

My small house is being taken over by portraits! Started 4 more and was contacted for a few more!

If you are interested in a custom portrait for the holidays, I still can take on a few more! 

Or you can always buy a gift certificate for someone!

Contact me at 831 325-3905 or shoot me an email!

mackerilla@gmail.com 

Another one in the Books!

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Whew! My 3rd Open Studio Art tour is over! And this one was a very busy one! We guestimated around 300 visitors! 😁

I met so many new awesome human beings as well as visiting returning customers.

We had a kids section in our backyard for them to be creative and to play.

Sold lots of prints, cards and some originals!

Thank you to all that came by!

Big Art

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Just finished up this monster of a canvas! 36×48 “Keeping an eye on the Barn”

Come see this one and my other work during Open Studios!

October 7th and 8th 11am til 5pm

I am Artist #47 in the guide!

http://www.artscouncilsc.org/open-studios/

Less than 2 weeks!!!

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Open Studios in Santa Cruz is coming up!!!

The welcoming committee is ready to great you!!

You can download the app for your phone to locate all the artist’s you want to visit (Art Council Santa Cruz) 


Come visit me!!! North County Artist #47 

October 7th and 8th 11am til 5pm




SOLD!

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My American Gothic inspired piece “Current Mood at Wilder Ranch” has SOLD!

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Current Mood at Wilder Ranch

But you can get a high quality digital print here on my ETSY page

If your interested in a canvas wrapped piece, please contact me at 831 325-3905 or email me at mackerilla@gmail.com

 

First Friday June 2nd 2017

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It’s coming up!!! Our Second Annual Art Show for Masters of Santa Cruz!!!
Come by if you can!!
http://firstfridaysantacruz.com/stockwell-cellars-masters-of-santa-cruz/

Will be a fun filled event! Come see all the amazing artwork by 20+ local artists! There will be a fun Photo booth, Pizza by Uncie Ro’s and snacks! Buy wine by the glass or by the bottle.

 

If your a Facebooker…….

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Are you into Facebook? Do you like to follow pages? Well I created one for my art awhile ago and now I have created for a yearly local art event. This will be the second  annual art show called Masters of Santa Cruz. We get a bunch of local artists to create their rendition/inspiration of the famous Masters paintings.

Our first year was Mona Lisa and this year it is American Gothic.

This is mine for the show! I call it “Current Mood at Wilder Ranch”janice american goth

If your in Santa Cruz, CA and your into First Friday events, come on by!!

Ours will be at:

Stockwell Cellars

June 2nd from 5pm to 9pm for artists reception. Show will remain up til end of July!

First Friday December!!!

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I will be hosted by Fish Princess Farms for December!!! Come by 12/02/16

My Farm critters art work and more will be displayed!! I will have my Farm critter note cards for sale!

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

109 Locust Street

Santa Cruz

Please join us to celebrate December and artist Janice Serilla.   Keeping with our “farm” theme we’ll have goats, chickens and more on display – on canvas of course!

We’ll be serving sparkling wine along with savory biscuits from Iveta Gourmet paired with Gabriella Cafe’s own housemade goat cheese and culinary salts from Laguna Creek Farm.