Cottone’s $660,000 sale led by Frederick Stuart Church Painting – 71Bait

The auctions were led by Frederick Stuart Church (American, 1842-1924), depicting a young girl sitting in a tree in her Sunday dress, with a menagerie of her beloved dolls and a gang of fanciful wild animals. “The Dolls’ Matinee”, oil on Masonite, 18 x 26 in. and signed “FS Church NY 91. Copyright” lower right, … Read more

National Guard breaks ground with Los Alamitos solar micrograph, increasing environmental sustainability – 71Bait

The California National Guard draws public attention by using gas-guzzling helicopters and Humvees. But the Golden State’s military leaders understand that environmental sustainability is also a critical part of their mission. Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos has a years-long track record of national recognition for its pioneering environmental initiatives. The National Guard Bureau in … Read more

Carlton Gallery Holiday Open House with Winter Group and Small Works Exhibition – 26th and 27th November – 71Bait

Jean Ruppreche – Anticipation – 10×10 Carlton Gallery 39th The winter group exhibition and small works begins with a Holiday Open House on November 26th and 27th from 10am to 5pm. This exhibition features fine arts in paintings, glass, sculpture, wood, clay jewelry and wearable fibers by the local and regional artisans represented by the … Read more

Van Cleef & Arpels Jewelry, Marsden Hartley Painting Lead Grogan sale valued at $2.9 million – 71Bait

With a final price of $537,500, this autographed 18k gold and diamonds “Fuchsia” pendant/brooch and necklace by Van Cleef & Arpels was the star of the sale. It was a custom order and was accompanied by a letter discussing the commission, customizing the brooch and rendering the necklace. She and the matching ear clips were … Read more

CLIP STUDIO PAINT DEBUT Offered to pixiv Premium members, now updated with multi-device support – 71Bait

Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan, May 23, 2022 – ( – The offer is part of an update to the painting app CLIP STUDIO PAINT DEBUT, which now supports all types of computers, smartphones and tablet devices. By registering for a pixiv Premium Membership, users get free access to CLIP STUDIO PAINT DEBUT on up to two … Read more

The Chicago Children’s Choir brings back ‘Paint the Town Red’, starring Peter CottonTale, Eurovision’s Vasil Garvanliev – Chicago Tribune – 71Bait

“Music is more than just notes on a page,” said Josephine Lee, president of the Chicago Children’s Choir. In fact, for an organization that’s been around for six decades, music is a gateway to multiple generations of Chicago children, parents, and artists interested in fostering a more thoughtful, compassionate, and enlightened world. Now, 65 years … Read more