Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Art Business Guardian Review


Alan Bamberger, from www.Artbusiness.com , just posted a review of our Guardian art show, here is the link to his review....
http://www.artbusiness.com/1open/121909.html

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Guardian Art Show opening recap






Thanks to all who came out to support our Guardian art show this past Saturday evening. It was a beautiful night with incredible art, great music, great food, and great friends. Diana Mangano and Allison Love Joy put on an incredible music performance. Soula Misthos, Moira Lukas, and Cathy Stoia came through with an incredible spread of food. We had a large turn out and tons of positive feedback, which really makes all the hard work worth it. Thanks again for everyone's continued support and thanks to all the participating artist, they really came through with some amazing new work. I will be traveling out of the country for the next couple of weeks, but the show will still be up, you can contact Prairie Prince, prairieprince@earthlink.net if you are interested in checking it out. Happy Holidays!! Amandalynn.

click here for full coverage of the show....
http://www.flickr.com/photos/amandalynnpaintings/sets/72157623041227380/

Friday, December 18, 2009

Guardian Art Show Preview...






As the last nights of our late night painting sessions at the stained glass studio come to a close, Prairie Prince and I are finishing up with our large scale pieces and quite a few bottle of tequila as well.... I also picked up George Mead's portrait painting of me, it's beyond flattering, hope to see you at the show.

Guardian Art Show
Saturday, December 19th, 7-10pm
152 Helena Street, SF, CA 94124

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www.PrairiePrince.com
www.Undergroundcolors.com

Wednesday, December 16, 2009


Guardian Art Show

Just a reminder, this Saturday, December 19th, 2009 from 7-10pm, Prairie Prince and myself, Amandalynn, alongside with all the other members of our stained glass art studio, will be hosting the opening of our Guardian Art Show. All the artists included have been working diligently to create some of their best work ever based on the theme of the Guardian Angel. Pete the Painter will be displaying his newest icon painting of the Angel Michael, Prairie Prince has been killing it with two beautiful fresco type pieces, as well as a beautiful 10ft tall canvas. George Mead is honoring me with an incredible Amandalynn portrait, and I am blown away! My piece, Pacha Mama, is almost complete as well. I am really looking forward seeing all the work and celebrating with all of you. Happy Holidays!

Studio is located at……152 Helena Street, San Francisco, CA 94124

For more information please contact Amandalynn, admin@amandalynn.biz or Prairie Prince, prairieprince@earthlink.net



Artists:
Prairie Prince, Pete the Painter, Amandalynn, Wythe Bowart, Nick Lukas, Moria Lukas, Margaretta, Jin Kim Chon, Matt Gil, George Mead, Lucien Shapiro, Sharon Collins, Stan Peskett, Paul Knotter, Megan Shaffer, Tom Rudolph, Charlie O’Hanlon, Catherine Murty, Gretchen Hodgins, Devon Raphael

Angelic Entertainment:
Diana Mangano and Allison Love Joy

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Directions:

San Francisco by freeway - take 101 South towards San Jose, exit at the Cesar Chavez exit, then take the Bayshore exit off of that exit, follow Bayshore for three stop lights, at the third light take a left on to Industrial St., then go three short blocks until you see the ‘Ford’ dealership and take a right onto Elmira. Follow Elmira straight up the hill and you will be forced to go right onto Helena.

San Francisco by bus - the 24 Divisadero towards 3rd street will take you to the corner of Bayshore and Industrial, in front of Commercial Tire. Walk three blocks to the Ford dealership and take a right onto Elmira. Follow Elmira straight up the hill and you will be forced to go right onto Helena.
- the 9 San Bruno bus also takes you up Potrero Ave and onto Bayshore, you can get off at Cortland and Bayshore, then walk one block up to Industrial and take a left onto Industrial, then walk three blocks to the Ford dealership and take a right onto Elmira. Follow Elmira straight up the hill and you will be forced to go right onto Helena.

Coming from 280 towards SF - get off at the Alemany/Bayshore exit. Follow Alemany for three stop lights. At the third light, go straight across Bayshore, and Alemany becomes Industrial. Follow Industrial for three blocks to the Ford dealership and take a right onto Elmira. Follow Elmira straight up the hill and you will be forced to go right onto Helena.

Coming from South on 101N towards SF - get off at the Alemany/Bayshore exit and follow exit to the stop light at Bayshore. Go straight through the stop light across Bayshore and this is now Industrial. Follow Industrial for three blocks to the Ford dealership and take a right onto Elmira. Follow Elmira straight up the hill and you be forced to go right onto Helena.

Monday, December 14, 2009

feathers.....



my life and brain are consumed with feathers, only 6 more layers to go....

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Monday, December 7, 2009

Shawn Barber skull wig lady tat!



I had a great Sunday evening last night getting tattooed by one of my favorite artists, Shawn Barber, at one of my favorite shops in the city, Seventh Son...

Sunday, December 6, 2009

Here's to Woody


upon the anniversary of the passing of one of my closest friends, I smile instead of cry today because I know I was blessed to have even spent a moment with this person. And to know that many times I made him smile, makes life a little brighter....here's to you woody

Friday, December 4, 2009

things i do to travel the world...

working on comission paintings into the middle of the night is always worth it when there is a trip to Patagonia at the end of the tunnel...

what i would rather be doing....

Thursday, December 3, 2009

pacha mama


last night's progress on my newest, biggest painting for my upcoming Guardian show at our stained glass art studio on Dec. 19th.....

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Crop Circle Cycle





































Here are some pics of my newest and pretty much coolest custom painting project. I was asked by the motorcyle's designer/builder, Mark Bencivenga, and painter, Rolfe, to create their vision of specific crop circles in silver leaf on top of their purple kandy paint work. First I masked and silver leafed all the patterns, then machine turned the leaf areas that were circles and finished it of with classic cream and black pinstriping. This bike with be on display at the David Mann chopper fest in Ventura, Ca on December 13th.

Monday, November 30, 2009

Ol Wench Complete







Our Ol Wench mural is complete and looking great. The dope water and sky scene were painted by my most talented and wonderful sister, Margaretta. Steel came through with a sick ass Nekst piece and I painted the Ol Wench. This has turned into one of my most favorite colab murals so far. If you get a chance, check it out on Lower Clinton Park in SF.

Lightnin Bride begins



across the alley from our Ol Wench mural, my sis and I are starting a new project....the Lightnin Bride...more to come

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Custom Painting in the Underground







This week I have been doing some long hours on some new projects at work. The first photos are of a sculpture which I was asked to colormatch and matte finish as part of a new piece by the artist, Adriane Colburn http://www.blogger.com/www.adrianecolburn.com

Second are some pics of a silver leaf pinstripe project that I worked 11 hrs on yesterday for a bike being customized by Rolfe. The design is based on a crop circle theme and will be displayed at the annual David Mann Chopper Fest in Ventura, Ca on Dec. 13th. I will post better pics soon....

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Friday, November 20, 2009

ALynn live painting at Thread this wknd





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Thursday, November 19, 2009