Archive by Author

March Art Report


My overall impression of the work is that techno art is in an experimental stage.

Read More Comments

Febuary Art Report

The 2015 Snow Goose Festival and Wildlife Art Exhibit is the very last show at Avenue 9 Gallery.

Read More Comments

January Art Report

I try to be extremely open-minded and I’m not easily shocked, but…

Read More Comments

December Art Report


The structures depicted pulsate with an energy barely contained by delicate, but sharply etched lines.

Read More Comments

November Art Report

Artoberfest has come and gone—a month when painting, prints, sculpture and all things artistic are more prevalent in Chico than jack-o-lanterns.

Read More Comments

October Art Report


The love of art leads you down interesting paths…

Read More Comments

September Art Report


Most of the art is hung on clotheslines.

Read More Comments

August Art Report


There’s so much more in this fine show at Avenue 9 that I can’t cover it all. You just have to see it for yourself…

Read More Comments

July Art Report

My work will speak for itself—therefore there are no titles.

Read More Comments

June Art Report


All the students had to work with in class that night was a stick, and generous amounts of black ink.

Read More Comments

May Art Report


If you want to see cutting edge in Chico, the 1078 Gallery is the place to go.

Read More Comments

Wo Fat Head


He decided to get back up on the horse that threw him and, as he jumped up on the stove, I heard a “click.” “What’s that?,” I thought stupidly.

Read More Comments

A Story so Sweet it Should Be a Disney Movie


That night I had I a dream. It was probably was a premonition that I’d find her again eventually.

Read More Comments

The Garbage Fairy

from the crypt

I have a magical effect on children. The day I became Chico’s most notorious canner, I went to an art reception in the evening. On the way home (and I DO have a home) I decided to do some canning. I can’t seem to help it. There are garbage cans at the curb in front […]

Read More Comments