First Friday Artscrawl: Local Treasures

For ten years, the Albuquerque Art Business Association (AABA) has honored local artists who not only excel in the arts, but have given back to their communities.┬áThe 2017 Local Treasures Designees include: Elaine Bolz, Jade Leyva, Renee Gentz, Mark Horst, Cheryl Godin and Ilene Weiss. Continue reading “First Friday Artscrawl: Local Treasures”


Our Roots Run Deep

My husband, Richard, is performing his comedy routine in a fundraiser for the New Mexico Faith Coalition for Immigrant Justice. Poets, musicians, entertainers and artists are donating their talents to a benefit show. Funds raised will be used to assist immigrants with food, clothes, legal assistance/media and sanctuary. Continue reading “Our Roots Run Deep”

More Back to School with Vicki Bolen

back to school supplies by Little Bird de Papel


School has started in Albuquerque and the University will be back in session soon. Whether your school has already started or it will start over the next month, my Little Bird de Papel Etsy store offers back to school items featuring my original art. Continue reading “More Back to School with Vicki Bolen”


Featured Artist: Mary Sundstrom

Mary Sundstrom is a Minnesota native who graduated from the University of New Mexico with a Fine Arts degree in printmaking. Over the last 40+ years, Mary has exhibited her prints and paper cut art around the country. Continue reading “Featured Artist: Mary Sundstrom”


Origami Birthday Cards

Summer is a good time of year to stock up on birthday cards. I have designed a collection of 19 birthday cards featuring origami cranes, butterflies and flowers. There is also a three-card set for the price of two individual cards.

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