Posts tagged Dawn Whitelaw
Sedona Plein Air Festival: Engaging Audience through a Special Theme, Vince Fazio

The job of the event organizer is to create a vessel that brings art, artists and audience together with a sense of excitement and intrigue building towards a crescendo (or two). This includes balancing different pieces of the event and allowing time for all elements to have their place. It’s a lot like cooking a seven course meal and then hosting the party (for a week). Compositionally it is also like painting…the big pieces have to be interesting on their own and have to come together to create something surprising.

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Tributes - Dawn Whitelaw

Dawn Whitelaw has done everything and she is so interesting to get to know. If there was a book about Dawn and her husband, Clay, (co-owner of Richland Fine Art), it would certainly include chapters titled, "Being a Professional Table-Tennis Player," "Our Pizza Shop Years," "Teaching in University," "Famous Logos I Designed," and "Fun Trips in our Private Plane."  During our travels together, little bits about her early married years come out in the most curious of conversations. She doesn't really talk about herself a lot, so when you get a little nibble, it is like taking a bite of the most delicious thing you have ever eaten. You want more, but that one tiny morsel is worth savoring and enjoying for a while. My favorite times with her are on the road, talking a mile-a-minute, and laughing hysterically together. No sitcom could ever be this funny.

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