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Gretchen Blaise

My artwork began one rainy Thanksgiving Day 35 years ago when my family and I were visiting out of town. My host suggested we all paint since it was too wet to be outside. It was a memorable event for four adults and six young children. I came away with an experience hard to describe. I felt that something was released, never to become invisible again.

There is something about drawing or creating art that takes me to another space. I am always fascinated to see a drawing appear, to watch it grow, to see the image on the paper take form.
I create using graphite, ink, pastels and collage using paper and elements from nature. And I have fun!!!

I am member of Arts of Point Richmond, Northern CA Women’s Caucus for Art, Alameda Women Artist, Richmond Art Center and Lamorinda Art Alliance.

Being Peace Poem
Being Peace
Cosmos 1, Paper Collage
Cosmos 1, Paper Collage
Dawn, Pastels with Graphite
Eye of the Storm, graphite
Eye of the Storm, Graphite
Lone Tree
Lone Tree, Paper Collage
  Distant Memories, Paper Collage
Distant Memories, Paper Collage
Sincere Design