Karen Hochman Brown announces a solo show of her work at Crain Art Gallery in San Marino, CA.
The peace lily exudes calm and serenity. Its starkly beautiful form and chaste simplicity easily flow into languid patterns. At my third session creating artwork on site at the LA County Arboretum, the weather was gloomy. The diffused lighting allowed me to capture the delicate differences in the shades of white that cannot be captured when the […]
This last weekend at the Los Angeles County Arboretum, they celebrated the official opening to their demonstration garden, Crescent Farm, highlighting steps to create beautiful, bountiful gardens with less water. To tie into this milestone, I took my inspiration for this artwork from photographs I captured at “the crescent.” The area is abundant with native wildflowers. […]
Last Saturday, I had the pleasure of sharing my art-making process at The Gallery at the Arboretum Library, (Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanical Garden). I started at 11:00 in the morning by setting up my computer station. I am using a MacBook Pro with an external monitor. This enables me to mirror my screen and be able to talk […]
My kaleidoscopic artworks are still on display at the Gallery at The Los Angeles County Arboretum. The show, Reflections In The Garden runs through the end of June, and is housed in the Arboretum’s newly renovated Library. I’m happy to announce that I will be demonstrating my creation process on four separate occasions, onsite at the gallery. I’m taking my camera […]
“Each of my kaleidoscopic artworks starts with a photograph.” Karen Hochman Brown demonstrates her process by showing how she constructed the piece “Bird OParadise.”
Come visit my booth at the Artisan Boutique in Pasadena on Sunday, November 18. I will go through the process of creating one of my pieces of kaleidoscope art. I have never formally demonstrated my work before, so stop by and cheer me on! I will bring examples of my mandala prints on different substrates, […]