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" 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 Luan 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, oil 12x16, by g. Travell (sold)

Bandit, oil 12x12, by g. Travell
Fairie Whisperer, oil 12x16, by g. Travell

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.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

First Place for 'Most Creative'........"Lake Dream"

"Lake Dream" by b. Gillian Travell, oil on Gallery wrap canvas, 24x36"
My girl, "Lake Dream" ready to go out the door.....Received First Place 'Most Creative' People's Choice award.

Sunday, September 7, 2014

1st Prize Ribbon at MHA "Music" Show

I won the First Place ribbon and a pair of Koss headphones for my little painting "iListen", at Mint Hill Arts "Music" show.  iGoofy.