Art in the Time of Pandemic

Forgive me Gabriel Garcia Marquez for using your most famous book title (Love in the Time of Cholera) as an inspiration to share with the...

Girls Who Paint Cars

Ron and Jerry in Full Mask Mode It's already June and it's been a crazy summer. We're moved into the new house in Olympia and my new...

New City, New House, and New Directions

An experimental watercolor...translation...Open Your Eyes...Mexico...by Jerry Fenter. Wow! It's been so long since I've written a post. ...

Time for a change...New Directions!!!

It's been a LONG time since I sat down and wrote a post. It's been quite a year and we have moved. We sold our cabin in Timber Valley...

Beautiful County Clare

Wow, time is flying by. The Ireland class was wonderful. I had 11 students and they all were great to be around to paint and to hang...

Saving Our Animals

Wow...does this quote apply to the political and natural environment at this moment in time. It made me think hard on all of the...

Thoughts on Summer

The Beautiful Burren My August class in Ireland is getting close and I'm looking forward to it. The class is full. My students are...

Coming Home From Paradise

The Beach at the North End of Melaque I'm back home after a wonderful class in Mexico. The weather was beautiful and my students were...

Watercolor Workshop in Ireland

Tuesday, August 14, 2018-Tuesday, August 21st, 2018 This year I'm excited to be offering my first watercolor workshop in Ireland! Our...

Painting the Magic of Mexico

Happy Holidays everyone!!! It's almost the new year and I hope that all of you enjoy the season. I'm deep into plans for my yearly...

Life and Death in Mexico

I just got back from Oaxaca City in southern Mexico. I've wanted to travel there since I first read about it years ago. Then a friend...

October's Great Start

Morning...acrylic on canvas by Jerry Ann Fenter Wow...what a day I had on Monday! Also, one of the most inspiring evenings of my life. ...

Summer's End

I'm here in my "writer's uniform", paint stained sweat pants, a slept-in tank top, plaid flannel shirt and my Minnie Mouse slippers. I'm...

Why Art Matters

" Art is a diary, a holder of secrets, a collective or individual history, an expression of dreams, a secret storm shared, a celebration...