Zoodles with Judith DeShong Hall | February 21, 2020

   Z          zen

   O        oodles

   O        of

   D        doodles—

   L        lines

   E        evoking

                                                             S        soothing spirit substance


This is a class inspired by Zentangle.  It focuses on a relaxing mode of creating unique and pleasing patterns, using ink pens on paper.  Be inspired by the wise words of Thomas Merton, “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”  Come and find your unique path of “Zoodling”, a calming exploration that leads one to stronger design and value recognition.

Date and Time | Friday, February 21, 2020 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Registration Fee | $30 ($25 for Members)

Online registration is available through February 18, 2020.

Judith DeShong Hall

Of her work it has been said, “to see these images through her eyes evokes a joyful sense of well-being.”

Judith DeShong Hall is member of Port Aransas, Rockport and Corpus Christi Art Centers, of the Watercolor Society of South Texas, and the South Texas Art League. She holds signature member status in the Transparent Watercolor Society of America and is a Sagebrush Member of the Texas Watercolor Society. In addition, her paintings have been juried into the American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, Louisiana, Illinois and San Diego Watercolor Societies.

A native of San Antonio, Judith earned a BFA at the University of Texas at Austin. Her first full-time job was as a designer for Hallmark Cards, Kansas City, Missouri. After she married, the Halls lived In the Chicago suburbs for twenty-eight years. During that time, and as her art developed, Judith entered art shows, served on art league boards, and taught painting at several art leagues. She also conducted countless guest demos and participated in artist-in-residence programs at public schools.

After receiving M.A. and MFA degrees at Northern Illinois University, she taught watercolor at three suburban junior colleges. After moving to Corpus Christi, Judith has created and taught art locally, at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, Del Mar College, in her studio, and at the Port Aransas Art Center. During that time, she participated in countless group shows and solo exhibits. She also teaches an Acrylic Class at the Port Aransas Art Center on Monday afternoons.