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what its like to escape and be reborn to the texas hill country #lavendarlife . to paint in the days and days . finding my way around the wild flowers,  purple clouds, pink skies, golden sunsets and blue stones scattered hills where "here my responsibilties are simply to endulge in a technicolor sunset" gauguin

happening now

store front #dstx

check out contact info . the art locker

see  map below to my little art place in dripping springs down behind El Rey

art work inventory/storage

available for viewing by appointment

Now Showing at the University of Texas Bass Concert Hall

University of Texas - Bass Concert Hall

 Art Exhibit . March 31 - June 9, 2017

Juried Show - Venus Transit by LA Holllins

Sponsored by Creative Arts Society (CAS)

Cypress Grill

Cypress Grill Art Gallery

ongoing art exhibit

Sponsored by Creative Arts Society (CAS)

Orange Co-Working

Orange Co-Working

ongoing art exhibit

Sponsored by Creative Arts Society (CAS)

West Austin Studio Tour Tempororary Exhibit - Gather Vuka North 5540 Lamar Blvd ATX

Big  Medium's West Austin Studio Tour (WEST) is a free, annual, self-guided  art event spanning May 13-14 & 20-21 from 11am-6pm. West provides  opportunities for the public to meet the artists and artisans of Austin  in their creative spaces.

This year, we celebrate the 6th  edition of West. The 2017 tour includes 331 participants: 172 Artist  Studios, 45 Galleries, 92 Temporary Exhibitions, 11 Happenings, 6  Libraries, and 5 Schools.  Pick up a catalog and map at any Austin Public Library or use the desktop or mobile website to plan your tour at west.bigmedium.org

ARTcetera 2017 Live Paint Silent Auction for LLS - Winter Street Studio, Houston TX

Watch the creation of an artwork and take it home.

ARTcetera  Houston is an interactive live art event, inviting patrons and guests  behind the scenes to see the creative process in action. A selection of  Houston's most talented artists - both local art scene mainstays and  rising stars alike - will be creating works live at Winter Street  Studios on the evening of Thursday, May 11, 2017.  Their finished works will be available for auction throughout the  evening with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Leukemia &  Lymphoma Society. This year's event kicks off at 7:00 pm  with all of our participating artists actively bringing their artistic  visions to life, giving admirers, art lovers, and collectors the rare  chance to interact with them as they go.

annual tours and exhibits

Artists Alliance of the Hill Country (AAHC) Studio Tour Dripping Springs, TX

AAHC is hosting the fourth annual "Tour The Talent" Studio Tour, May 6-7, 2017 with 5  Studios and 20+ local artists in the Dripping Springs area.  OPEN FREE to the public.

Dripping Springs 1st Thursdays

Dripping Springs Like You Have never Seen it Before at Mercer & Fitzhugh street crossing

Guest Artist 2016 - Mazama Coffee

Guest Artists 2017 - Edward Jones

DSTX 30th Annual Founders Day Festival

April 22-23, 2017 (Sat/Sun)
Come Sling Paint 4 Free @BoothB11
Create a Live Abstract Co-Lab Canvas
Bluff Street under the old oak tree

the artist

la hollins

experiencing life through nature, color, paint and process one canvas at a time translating more than words ever could, but if you like words ...

modern abstract expressionist, virgo spica, truest, newest palimpsest, art obsessed creator, nearly tetrachromatic, imagined stories, altest blues tones of nature music, dancing finger tips, obtuse subductionist, heuristic vademecum, simple complex, optimistic paint prisoner, canvas creature, loved lilybud, honest, fauve, fearless, gifter forgotten poet pretender, art book geek, theartmind, color collector hoarder,  careful crazed day dreamer, silent gold slinger on most of the days and days enjoying bits and bytes of apples and bread crumbs usually unusually covered in paint chasing the bluest ones muse down the hawk horn hill just north of the woods beyond the dripping springs due west of ATX

artist . owner . founder

abstract ART dedication . inspiring the mind, the spirit and the imagination with a unique abstract aesthetic that can be shared, taught, learned and personally experienced if you dare

devoted to . harnessing creativity and exploring the canvas with passion, lots of paint and layers on layers of process and color through every day stress & inspiration

creative philosphy . a lifetime student, always  learning, advancing my skills and perspective;  I'm only as good as my last canvas and the bluest stones @TheArtLocker

genuine ingenuity . seeing what others won't, creating what others don't . here, there and everywhere ...

experienced live painter

charity art auctions

creative fund raiser

popup art galleries

my blank canvas

mobile workshops 

paint dripper en plien air

creative arts society (cas). business member . treasurer (2017) . featured artist . jan-feb 2017

active member in various local art groups & initiatives


EMail me here ...

Better yet, see the art in person!

Located down behind the El Rey in the Avalar . my tiny store front

Blue Stones Art @TheArtLocker

2400b W Highway 290, Dripping Springs, Texas 78620, United States

(512) 858-7284


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The twinkle lights are always on in Suite 5A

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