Artist Extraodinaire

Meet Sophia Tjotjos, Artist Extraordinaire

My brief statement: Artist in Bloom is a community of painters each learning their own method and expression of oil painting under the direction and expertise of Virginia Cascarilla. I started painting with Artists in Bloom 4 years ago. It has been a journey of self-discovery with my fellow artists as companions and Virginia as an advisor. Painting is an ongoing relationship where patience, time and an open heart yield learning, expertise and beauty. Who is this magnificent Artist, Sophia Totjos? Sophia joined our community about four years ago.  She followed each step in my 16-week program for understanding value in

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Upcoming Events

Summer 2018

Artists in Bloom Community will hold an  exhibition of their work at Bay Arts in the Sullivan Gallery 28795 Lake Road, Bay Village, Ohio.  Our  formal Art Opening will be held on Friday, July 13, 2018, from 7:00 until 9:00 pm.  Our work will be on display from July through August, 2018 at Bay Arts.  Please phone Bay Arts at 440 871 6540
We are a community artists from beginner to professional.  Our community is composed of artists  from the U.S.A, India, Iraq, and Syria.
 This exhibit of our work is primarily based on the theme of compassion and transformation to our global humanitarian crisis in our midst  (other works will also be on display).

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Artists in Bloom Ministry

Artists in Bloom Ministry’s Mission

Artists in Bloom Ministry works toward embracing art and community as Sacrament. Each painting becomes evidence of redemption and transformation. Life is a series of moments, good, bad and in-between,

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