Ric Swenson on sat 7 jan 12
One of the first to use acrylic paints in 1958......Larry poons was another=
inovator with acrylics....
Helen was an innovator...a lovely person. A real Bennington College woman.
So sorry to hear about her loss. She taught me a lot through her painting.
veils of color.
like Stanley Rosen at Bennington College also, when I worked there. He wa=
s the glaze mavin. She was the paint mavin.
My friend Jim Goldstone..hollywood director..emmy for "Kent State" first e=
pisode of STAR TREK...Ironsides...'Winning' with Paul Newman...
Jim was a funny guy
also a Bennington grad.
like our friend John Addison....he played piano with my daughter at his ho=
me once.... a fun night. He won an oscar for the theme to TOM JONES and r=
etired in Bennington Vermont . He was most famous writing the ditty for 'M=
urder She Wrote'...can you hummm it?
but I digress.....as usual.
nice to know people. especially on clayart for years since I first joined =
Happy new yaer from JingDeZhen China.
Ric Swenson, B.F.A, M.F.A.
Ceramist, Artist and Teacher.
Jing De Zhen Ceramic Institute
Jing De Zhen City,
Jiang Xi Province
> Date: Sun, 1 Jan 2012 13:35:02 -0800
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> Mike Gordon