Category Archives: Awards

Award: As the Cloud Weeps: Bejeweled Bird

Award: As the Cloud Weeps: Bejeweled Bird

As The Cloud Weeps: Bejeweled Bird by Karrie Ross

As The Cloud Weeps: Bejeweled Bird by Karrie Ross

Always a great feeling to receive an award for my artwork. The Topanga Canyon Gallery Annual Juried Show 2014 with Juror Jim Morphesis did just that. My piece “As the Cloud Weeps: Bejeweled Bird was awarded 3rd place.

This is one of my new pieces combining paint and ink into what I call ‘surrealistic’ imagery. I find that the displacement Continue reading

AWARD: “Freedom” to be traveling in The Peace Project 2012 Show

AWARD: “Freedom” to be traveling in The Peace Project 2012 Show

Ok… I’m totally excited with this.

Woke up this morning feeling fine… checking my emails I became excited… My “FREEDOM”, the upper portion of one of my Portraits, original size of 72×26, has not only won one of the 14 Inspirational Awards in the  The Peace Project 2012  show…. “Freedom” will also be one of the 156 pieces in the traveling show…. woohoo… There were over 500 entries from around the world.


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Whole9 Peace Project 2012 Los Angeles CA; Lisa, Marcel Midlin, Heidi, Liz Beckman

Whole-9's Heidi Huber standing next to the display of art. Whole9 Peace Project 2012 Beverly Hills CA

Whole9 Peace Project 2012 Dallas TX

Karrie Ross: Portraits "Freedom"; 72 x 26 original piece; acrylic, felt pen, oil, pencil on canvas. Has been chosen as one of the 156 pieces for the traveling show for 2012. The display is of 1' x 1' images on a wall. . .

SHOW DATES for PEACE PROJECT Portraits "Freedom"; 72 x 26 original piece; acrylic, felt pen, oil, pencil on canvas. Has been chosen as one of the 156 pieces for the traveling show for 2012 . .

Karrie Ross: Portraits "Freedom"; 72 x 26 original piece; acrylic, felt pen, oil, pencil on canvas. Has been chosen as one of the 156 pieces for the traveling show for 2012. The display is of 1' x 1' images on a wall. . .

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PEACE TRAVELS

This collective vision will be unveiled on September 22 at the ArtWalk in Deep Ellum, Dallas, TX. The exhibit will then subsequently make several other stops in Southern California and travel to other locations in the United Continue reading

Award: Energy Blooms: “Expanding” in 2011 Juried Show

Spiral Series: Energy Blooms: "Expanding" by Karrie Ross; 24" x 18"; mixed media on box canvas, rough edges

Spiral Series: Energy Blooms: “Expanding” by Karrie Ross; 24″ x 18″; mixed media on box canvas, rough edges

Awarded an Honorable Mention in the show: Energy Blooms: “Expanding”.

The Topanga Canyon Gallery 2011 Juried Open has selected the Spiral Series: Energy Blooms: “Expanding” to be included in the Annual Awards Show. This years show was juried by Craig Krull, owner Craig Krull Gallery, Bergamot Station.

The Show can be viewed from January 12 through February 6, 2011.

The Artist Reception and Awards is on January 23, 2-5pm at the Gallery.

The Energy Blooms series sub-set ‘happened’ with the purchase of a new brush. Oh, how I love brushes and this one called to me from across the art store… from of all things, the sale table! When I saw it, I thought, “How could a brush like “this” be on sale?” I picked it up, played with it on my hand, face, and the table. Held it close and at then the end finding a balance. I then started applying imaginary paint to an air canvas. I fell in love and bought it…the brush!

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Award: “We Dance” by Karrie Ross, won Honorable Mention in the Blossoms II-Art of Flowers Show

Spiral Series: “We Dance” by Karrie Ross awarded Honorable Mention in the Blossoms II Awards Show 2010

I’m excited to announce that my painting, “We Dance” by Karrie Ross, was awarded an Honorable Mention in the 2011-2012 BLOSSOM exhibition sponsored by The Susan Kathleen Black Foundation www.susankblackfoundation.com and will be listed in the online exhibition and show catalog. (Note: at this time 02/09/11 they are only showing Blossoms I exhibition. I hope they put up Blossoms II soon.)

There were over 2,300 entries from 1,300 artists from 35 countries. Tour begins at The Naples Museum of Art in Florida from Tuesday, February 1, 2011 through Sunday, April 10, 2011. A tour of selections from the exhibition is being organized by David J. Wagner, Ph.D., Curator/Tour Director, for display at other museum venues throughout the United States.

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