It’s the Holidays and everyone deserves a gift. This year I am offering a FREE gift with each purchase on selected art pieces, just because I thought it would be fun!
When you click on the art image, it will take you to my Square store where you can see all 8 ideas for purchase and the FREE gifts that come with each one . . . 3 ideas are shown here.
The FREE gifts are different for each art piece so take a look at each one . . . and have fun!
I was contacted for an interview by Voyage Chicago, a media company who highlights the best of Chicago, for their Thought-Provokers series celebrating artists and creatives! So exciting!! Though I don’t live in Chicago, I have shown and exhibited my work there quite a few times, and have friends and collectors in the area. I like visiting a lot . . . I love that city!
Here’s the link to my interview: Check Out Valerie Ostenak’s Artwork . They have pix of me and lots of my art. It was fun answering the questions . . . I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I liked participating!
The following is the official Press Release for the 2018 RROC in Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe. It’s quite an honor to have been invited to participate! Only 10 days to go!
Issued: July 2018
For immediate release
Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club launches new publication at The Resort at Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe
August 18, 2018—The Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club is gearing up for its Annual Meet at The Resort at Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe. A week of luxury has been planned for the members, who will also come together to celebrate the launch of the club’s new publication, Strive for Perfection, produced in partnership with publisher St James’s House. The hardback, coffee–table book will be of the highest quality, and explores the living legacy of the world’s most famous luxury motorcar, Rolls-Royce. Profiling models old and new, the book celebrates the company’s unceasing pursuit of excellence—an ethos that earned Rolls- Royce the status of “best car in the world”.
The annual publication also serves as a carefully curated guide to some of the most must-have products and experiences in the world, ranging from jewelry to travel, gastronomy to architecture. This year’s book features the finest collection yet, and many of these exclusive names and brands will be exhibiting at the event on August 18.
Speaking ahead of the launch, Richard Freed, the CEO and owner of St James’s House, said, “The annual Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club meet is one of the highlights of the year, and this year’s is going to be one of the most luxurious events yet. We are extremely proud of the publication and honoured to be working alongside such exceptional companies and
organizations on the project.”
The presentation of the book will take place during the Gala Dinner on the Saturday afternoon after the judging and prize-giving section of the rally. More than a thousand guests and VIPs are expected to attend over the course of the meet.
Notes to editors
For more information about this book and its launch, please contact
Ben Duffy, Communications Director, on +44 (0)20 8371 4043
My deepest gratitude for those who supported me in myriad ways in my business development fundraising campaign.
I am designing two new neckpieces to be revealed at the Rolls-Royce event in Lake Tahoe this August. A display is also being designed specifically for the event, one that will make the visual connection between industrial and natural organic flow . . . just as my sculptural jewelry does. I’m very excited for all the possibilities!
My website is also undergoing design changes and will be revealed within the next few weeks!
Individual portfolio galleries of the jewelry collections and the painting series’ will show the latest works. I’ve had a lot of requests for available artworks for purchase so direct connections for available pieces are also in the planning. As always, I welcome your queries and conversations about my art . . . As an artist who works alone in her studios, I relish the personal connections made with people all over the world! Keep it coming!
Here are a couple images from a jewelry photoshoot in the forest in Flagstaff AZ . . . wonderful women who were sooooo much fun to work with! Enjoy!