Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Three Hares (in pink)

Here's moi at the "Nearly Starving Artists" show in Crownpoint, Charlotte. On the easel is "Three Hares" in pink, oil painting 30x30" $400. (Better shot to come.)

October '15 MAW

For the fall session of The Downtown Artwalk, I displayed my art at the Union County Community Arts Council building, along with photographer Michael Hutchinson, and artist Ann Marie Clarke.  

Michael Hutchinson's photography
Cool ceiling
Ann Marie's collage piece, and my latest painting "New Shoes".
Ann Marie Clarke's work

Friday, October 2, 2015

The First Annual Nearly Starving Artists Fantastic, Bodaciously Incredible Art Show

"The First Annual Nearly Starving Artists Fantastic, Bodaciously Incredible Art Show"  featuring the work of Ken Halstead, Gillian Travell and Thea Barbato, will be held at Summit Properties International 2400 Crownpoint Executive Drive, Suite 400, Charlotte NC, 28227. Opening reception, Saturday October 17th, 7-9pm, Light refreshments served. 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Charlotte Art League

Before take down: my Lauan boards, aka Philippine mahogany, at Charlotte Art League's latest hang-it-yourself show. Nice to see the girls all together.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Recent works

"Colin" by b. Gillian Travell, oil 12x16, SOLD

"Mighty Scrapper" by b. Gillian Travell, oil 12x12 $72
"Fairie Whisperer" by b. Gillian Travell, oil 12 x 16, SOLD

Here are a few of my recent, smaller pieces, one a commission, others just for fun. 

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Self Portrait

Hanging out at Gallery Twenty-two's opening for their Self Portrait show. I got happy news that mine (that's me, in my robe) SOLD to a local collector! Whoot! Whoot!

Monday, April 27, 2015

On the Easel.......

I'm 2/3 into a small painting of Aimee, the first time I've painted her. She requested butterflies dancing around her, and asked "Mommy, do I have to have green hair?" 

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Second Place

I am proud to have won SECOND PLACE at MHA's Annual Ann & Bill Litaker Show, with my oil painting "Wind Up Birds Can't Fly." Judge, Professor Eldred P. Hudson, had some wonderful, encouraging words to say about my painting. 

"Wind Up Birds Can't Fly" by B. Gillian Travell, oil, 48x60 on gallery-wrap canvas, $800.


Sunday, November 30, 2014

On the easel "Wind Up Birds Can't Fly"

On the easel: Detail of "Wind Up Birds Can't Fly" by b. Gillian Travell, Oil, 48 x 60, $800. Now hanging at MHA juried show "Litaker", Dec. 4 - 26th.