Abstract meditation

Here is the first in small abstracts I am working on. With all that goes on in my life I have learned to practice meditation. But painting abstracts works the same way. Painting with no intention other than to paint. No plan, no analyzing, no expectation … Just applying paint. (Acrylics on cardboard) available inContinue reading “Abstract meditation”

My Lean In Story

I wanted to share with you all that my Lean In story was published on Sheryl Sandbergs community site. I’m excited that it was published and happy to bring awareness about being a military esposa. It’s not easy and every day is a struggle. With God’s help and with the love and support of familyContinue reading “My Lean In Story”

KC Baker … her practices work!

I don’t normally do a lot of endorsements on my blogs. But in the case of KC Baker I am making an exception, because I believe in her work. I had the opportunity a few weeks ago to attend her Public Speaking Soiree in SF. Those of you that know me, know that I amContinue reading “KC Baker … her practices work!”

The Why .. BeBraveMujer came to be.

Encouraging women to Be Brave Mujeres I’ve always wanted to be a helper, an encourager to other women. But my fear of being inadequate or not enough always prevented me from launching that dream. After many years of not living to my fullest potential and after experiencing many trials both personal and physical. I canContinue reading “The Why .. BeBraveMujer came to be.”

Ain’t out the Wood Yet" …tales from life on the tracks

Don’t miss this solo show & upcoming exhibit by: Sally Ann Rodriguez ‘Ain’t out of the Woods Yet’ Tales from life on the tracks An exhibit of paintings, gunny sacks, papier mache, and prose. November 15 – December 31, 2010 Elihu M. Harris State Office Building – Atrium, 1515 Clay Street Oakland, California 94612 GalleryContinue reading “Ain’t out the Wood Yet" …tales from life on the tracks”

Mujeres Series, Speed Painting Video

Mujeres Series speed painting video. I am learning to shoot video and then create an edited speed painting video with music. This one is from start to finish. It took me about 2 hours, but the sped up video is about 9 minutes. Enjoy! http://www.youtube.com/v/IraCtBoAIA0?fs=1&hl=en_US&rel=0 http://www.sandiafria.com http://www.artbylatinaartists.com

1st Live painting video… a portrait

I’ve always wanted to share a video of me painting so today I got the nerve to actually do it. It’s about 4 hours of painting condensed into a 6 minute speed painting video. If I get a webcam for Christmas maybe I’ll do this live and take questions as I paint. Enjoy! http://www.sandiafria.com http://www.artbylatinaartists.com

Las Expressiones… Celebrating Latino Artists of the Bay Area

Las Expressiones … Celebrating Latin@ Artists of the Bay Area! over 40 artists participating (including me), Artist Reception is Sept 9th 4:30pm to 7:30pm at the Marin County Community Foundation…Exhibit will be up until Nov 18, 2010 http://www.sandiafria.com http://www.artbylatinaartists.com