An Unusual Occupation

Debbie Marble, a long time Portland Open Studios artist, is also an experienced court room sketch artist. Her most recent work—on the cover of the March 11, 2008 Oregonian—concerned the trial of Dr. Jayant M. Patel:   

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Oregon Home Magazine features Two Artists’ Studios in Jan-Feb ’08 Issue

Oregon Home Magazine selected the studios of Portland Open Studios 2007 artists Pam Greene and Shelley Hershberger to feature in the “House Calls” section of the Jan-Feb ’08 issue. Pick up a copy of the magazine to learn how each artist built a studio to suit her own needs and budget; gain insights on the […]

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Jennifer Mercede’s Amazing Weekend

Please allow me a moment to share with you what it was like to have you in my home, in my artist studio. It was like all the energy I have put into my paintings was radiating from the art, into the air, into your viewing eyes. You then, in turn, were absorbing the essence […]

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Debbie Marble on her 8th Portland Open Studios experience

I always enjoy this weekend very much—my eighth year! What’s to not like? Nice people come and tell you how great your work is; some leave money and take something away. I find demonstrating easier every year and actually enjoy it. Seems like having the left brain otherwise occupied makes some of the painted scribbles […]

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Doesn’t Get Better Than That!

Portland Open Studios artist Ann Munson had this to say about her experience: “Thanks to the creativity and persistence of our publicity chairperson, Bonnie Meltzer, and the talent of special writer to the Oregonian, Sarah Smith, the THREE PAGE COLOR FEATURE article in the thursday homes and gardens worked its magic. A bazillion people came […]

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