Posts Tagged ‘Chili Ristra’

Limited Edition Giclees Now Available from Neil Talbott

August 24, 2011 Leave a comment

Chili Wreath by Neil Talbott

Waiting in FrameWorks to be picked up for Friday, August 26th’s Opening Reception of “Dog Dayz of Summer” is Neil Talbott’s just framed watercolor. The hot and spicy work is a pen and ink study finished with a watercolor washes in red, green and yellow.

Now available as a signed, limited edition giclee, Christine of Frameworks has created several unique framing options for Neil’s chili ristra wreath along with her signature ability to custom design a frame that works perfectly for your decor.

“Dog Dayz of Summer”, Cottonwood’s Free steamy summer art show, opens at their Last Friday Open House at 427 E. Colorado. From 5pm to 8pm, artists will open their studios and galleries for a look at what’s new on the easel. The Springs Cupcake Truck will be out front and the upstairs galleries will host some of Colorado Spring’s cutest rescue dogs for you take home along with an artwork or two.

Information about Neil and more of his artwork can  can be seen and purchased at his studio #105 at Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Avenue in downtown Colorado Springs, CO. Can’t make it to this week’s Open House? Email Neil or reach him by telephone at (719) 523-0499.

FrameWorks at studio 133 at Cottonwoood is open Tuesday through Friday from 10am to 5pm or by calling (719) 636-2427 for an always available after hours appointment for custom designed frames, glass repairs, frame repairs and gift services.



Neil’s Watercolors Turn Up the Heat

June 30, 2011 Leave a comment

Summer sizzles in Colorado Springs and Neil’s latest watercolor is part of the reason. Starting with a stippled pen and ink illustration, Neil application of watercolor washed gives this Chili Ristra Wreath depth, shine and dimension. Looking at his piece, you can almost smell the aroma of roasting chilis.

Previewing the upcoming annual fall  Pueblo Chili and Frijole Festival Neil’s current collection of spicy water-colored chiles ranges classic ristras to humorous images.

The full collection can be seen in Neil’s studio at the July 29th Last Friday Open House from 5pm to 8pm on at his studio, #105, at 427 E. Colorado. For more information, call (719) 520-1899.