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Thank you Avon Free Public Library for hosting the Winter Art History Series! What a delightful experience! And to the Oliver Wolcott Library for inviting me to give my first talk there on May 23. A great group, full of knowledgeable artists.



 Artventures!® Game



Artventures!® Game  is now on sale at many museums and galleries.  You can also get it on amazon.  Hooray!





Did you miss Daniel Fitzmaurice and his radio show,

Artbeat, on WNHH? You can listen to the Wednesday,

March 16 program on women in art and Finding Her Way on the two tracks below.

Daniel is the Executive Director of the Creative Arts Workshop in New Haven.





Check out H/artful Home and the Rose Marcus Tobey artist catalogue!

Museum Tours

William Chadwick, On the Porch, c. 1908, Florence Griswold Museum.

William Chadwick, On the Porch, c. 1908, Florence Griswold Museum.


Join me at the Florence Griswold Museum!                                      96 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT                                             (860) 434-5542

If you haven’t been to this museum, it is completely unlike anything you will see anywhere in the U.S.  So come check it out.





Rena is also happy to walk you through the New York Historical Society permanent collection                                        170 Central Park West at 77th Street




Herb and Dorothy 50×50:  Rena is included in the documentary, leading a tour of the Vogel Collection at the Delaware Art Museum.  You can hear her voice about 22 seconds into this trailer and then get a quick glimpse of her tour.