I am pleased to be participating in the first ever 2020 Virtual Portland Open Studios! Happening October 10-11 & 17-18 on Instagram, each artist will have a 30 minute time frame during these two weekends. You can catch my Instagram live talk on October 17 at 3:30. I will take you on a tour of my gallery of paintings and drawings, and will have a special selection of small 8×10 original drawings available for sale. I will also be able to answer your questions, either live or after the talk. I hope you will be able to tune in! My Instagram link is https://www.instagram.com/dianerussellart/. For more information on the virtual tour, visit the Portland Open Studios website, https://portlandopenstudios.com/. (Video editing by Liana Kramer and Motaz Hussein.)
CANCELLED! This would’ve been my 14th year participating in one of the best art walks in Portland, but due to COVID-19, this event is cancelled! Visit the MTAW website for more info and a free map: Mt. Tabor Art Walk.
I will be participating in the 2019 Portland Open Studios tour this year, along with over 100 other artists around the Portland Metro area. This is a great opportunity to see where artists work and to interact with the artists. The free tour guide map will be available soon at the Portland Open Studios website, https://portlandopenstudios.com/. Hope to see everyone the weekends of October 12-13 & 19-20!
This is my 13th year participating in one of the best art walks in Portland! This neighborhood is home to many artists who will be showcasing their work, and this year I will be hosted by Realty Trust, 5015 SE Hawthorne. Visit the MTAW website for a free map: Mt. Tabor Art Walk. I will be working on a new painting all weekend! 10am to 5pm Saturday & Sunday, May 18-19.
My jazz and blues portraits will be on display during the PDX Jazz Festival again this year! Antoinette Hatfield Hall, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland OR. Open every day, stays open late on show days. More information on PDX Jazz at PDX Jazz.
I will be participating in the 2018 Portland Open Studios tour this year, along with over 100 other artists around the Portland Metro area. This is a great opportunity to see where artists work and to interact with the artists. The tour guide is different this year, and is now available, as a pull-out insert, inside the latest (October) issue of Portland Monthly Magazine! The downloadable App will also be available for $4.99. Hope to see everyone the weekends of October 13-14 & 20-21! More information at Portland Open Studios.
VANCOUVER WINE & JAZZ FESTIVAL
ESTHER SHORT PARK, 301 W. 8TH ST, VANCOUVER WASHINGTON
This is my 14th year participating in this amazing jazz festival! Headliners include Shemekia Copeland, Marcia Ball, and Judy Collins, and Portland’s own Reggie Houston! For more information and tickets, visit https://www.vancouverwinejazz.com/.
LAKE OSWEGO FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
June 22, 23, 24 2018
GEORGE ROGERS PARK, 611 S. STATE ST., LAKE OSWEGO OR.
I am pleased to be participating in the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, Friday through Sunday at George Rogers Park, 611 S. State Street in Lake Oswego. Art in the Park hours are 10-8 Friday & Saturday and 10-5 Sunday. My booth number is G10, across from the music stage. I will have my Rose Festival Queen portrait on display, and I will be working on a new drawing during the show!