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It’s Thanksgiving here in the US, and I feel like I’ve got more to be thankful for than ever. Our community here in South Lake Tahoe survived the Caldor Fire, although the destruction of Grizzly Flats nearby, vast swathes of forest, lost cabins with generations of family history, and the death of countless animals weighs

About Plein Air Painting

En Plein Air is a French term, pronounced  ‘plen-air’  and means ‘Outdoors’. Plein air painting is about leaving the four walls of your studio behind and experiencing painting and drawing in the landscape. The practice goes back for centuries but was truly made into an art form by the French Impressionists. Their desire to paint

Art of Ashtanga / Yoga Warrior Instagram Giveaway

Art of Ashtanga / Yoga Warrior Giveaway Rules No entry fee. No Purchase or obligation beyond the daily free vote necessary to win.  Sweepstakes Details: Promotion/Contest Name: Art of Ashtanga / Yoga Warrior Instagram Giveaway To enter: Follow @ShelleyZen and tag a friend in the competition post Visit shelleyzen.us and share a post of your

New Online Print Shop

I’m working on a new online shop for my patrons to order custom Art of Ashtanga prints on metal, wood and paper. The shop is on the Facebook/Instagram platform, and is taking a bit of time to figure out, but I’m having fun photographing my metal prints outside in the snow with our daughter (She actually

Angela Davis (2020)

Oil on Canvas 20 x 20″ 2020 See the original painting with all the Fundamental Freedoms Collection at Warehouse 416 in Oakland, May 2021 (date pending confirmation due to Covid 19 restrictions) Follow me on Instagram for updates. “Through her activism and scholarship over the last decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in our nation’s