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Pushing Past Boundaries

Pushing Past Boundaries

New stretched silks in various stages at Rio Claro Studio. This finished work by Gigi Mederos shows her new handling of the liquid dyes and enthusiasm for watercolor painting.

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Restarting Rio Claro Studio with Holiday Event 2018

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Restarting Rio Claro Studio with Holiday Event 2018

This is what pure excitement feels like. 

Getting our art studio - workspace - gallery ready for an Open Studio in our new location. Nothing will wipe the smile off our faces – go to:  Art Gallery Hill Country Texas Rio Claro Studio Two days of fabulous fun – Saturday, December 15th and Sunday, December 16th, 2018. Rain or shine! 

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Flash MugUp This Saturday for Little Free Libraries

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Flash MugUp This Saturday for Little Free Libraries

The Little Free Libraries Have Arrived !!!That's right folks. Drop everything you're doing this Saturday 10am - 12pm, and head over the Rio Claro for a Flash MugUp. Yup, we're so excited, we just couldn't wait until the end of the month. So bring your books to donate and bring your mug and we'll fill you with coffee and treats. And of course, if you're on the list, you can pickup your Little Free Library! For more about MugUps, go here: https://www.facebook.com/events/281464062236816/#littlefreelibraryThey're Big and They're Beautiful! And two LFLs have been picked up already. We should know how many we...

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Top Ten Reasons To Stay In-Town 3rd Thursdays in San Marcos Texas

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Top Ten Reasons To Stay In-Town 3rd Thursdays in San Marcos Texas

#1) Rio Claro Studio Hosts 3rd Thursday Gallery Night in San Marcos TX. 

Let's keep the party going on the 3rd Thursday of July with a Summer Cocktail Contest at
Rio Claro Studio. This event is 21+ - don't bring the kids

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Inspiration From Unlikely Places in San Marcos TX

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Inspiration From Unlikely Places in San Marcos TX

Often inspiration comes when you are actively seeking it, not in a vacuum. So when I saw the dirty white Jeep Wrangler on my way home from the store yesterday morning, I stopped to appreciate the magnificent all-over coating on the jeep's paint job. It wasn't until I worked my way around the other side that the photograph appeared. In the end, it is a photograph of Hopkins Street in West Downtown San Marcos TX; blurry against the contrasty skies overhead on which the splatters of mud streak white against the darkened glass. Having photographed the view across the street...

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