Best of State 2015

Best of State 2015 Award Attendants

The Utah best of State Award Gala was May 9, 2015 at the Salt Palace Convention Center. As in the past years I have attended, the event was overboard with great entertainment and food. Shauna Lake and Mark Koelbel were co-Masters of Ceremony. Savannah Lancaster, Miss Utah Teen USA 2104 and Nicol Elizabeth Powell, Miss […]

2015 Zions Bank Spring Art Show


I am honored to announce that I have been accepted to participate in the Zions Bank Spring Art Show for 2015. The staff of Zions Bank do such a great job at this event to provide a memorable experience for artist and patron alike. I feel this a must see event for anyone who loves […]

Utah Cultural Celebration Center Hosts April Eggstavaganza 2015

UCCC Easter Eggstavaganza 2015 graphic

April Eggstravaganza is back! Join the Utah Cultural Celebration Center (UCCC) for this amazing exhibition showcasing traditional Easter Eggs from Bulgaria and modern decorative eggs including hand carved eggs by local artist Brian Baity and a special showing of Barbara Amburn’s Noritake Japanese eggs.  Don’t miss this eclectic mix of styles! The exhibition opens April […]

A Tribute to a Mentor Who Has Changed the Lives of Many

First Egg

Ten years ago I met Lew Jensen at a home improvement show in the South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah. Profitable Hobbies’s Tamaree Littlefield and Lew were offering demonstrations of a fascinating tool which could carve any material that occurred to our imagination. Lew shared his story with me of how this tool, the […]

Wheeler Farm hosts 23rd Annual Woodcarver’s Show and Competition


Wheeler Historic Farm and the Great Salt Lake Woodcarvers are hosting the 23rd annual show and competition March 20 and 21, 2015. The weather forecast for this weekend could not be finer for a day out. So here is a great opportunity to see some fun art and support local Utah artisans. For information on […]