At the recent Paradise City art show we encountered the inlay work of Matti Laaninen, doing business as Hudson River Inlay (http:/www.hudsonriverinlay.com/). To call his work wonderful is too cliched and insufficient to describe not just the precise craftsmanship but the artistry of his designs. Some of my images can take 25 to 30 hours or more to edit — a tiny sliver of the weeks.it must take him for some of his larger pieces.. The figured maple glows in the light, simulating water ripples in some of his works, and coupled with numerous other woods (more than… Read Article →
Lily Kaleidoscope was honored April 9th with first place overall in the Norfolk Cultural Council’s 2016 juried Invitational Show. The 70+ works accepted into the show will be on display at the Norfolk Public Library from March 28th through April 30th.