OCEANSIDE CULTURAL ARTS FOUNDATION
IS PROUD TO PRESENT
ARTIST Rita Spiegel
OPENING RECEPTION @ O’SIDE BAKERY
THURSDAY, October 29, 2020
5:00 – 7:00 PM
LET’S GET A JUMP ON HALLOWEEN – COME IN COSTUME TO
OUR ARTIST’S RECEPTION AND PARTAKE IN A CUP OF WITCH’S BREW!
THE BEST DRESSED MALE AND FEMALE WILL EARN A PRIZE!
Rita’s a Watercolor Artist, using Engerytic Artistry in her work. She’s based in Oceanside, CA. Rita earned a Bachelor’s in Applied Arts and Sciences from San Diego State University.
In German, “Spiegel” means “mirror”, which reflects her love of nature and animals. Rita’s love of dogs is shown through her pet portraits. She’s also yoga teacher, where she uses meditation and Chakras in her method when she’s painting. From these teachings, she created her Ganesha and Butterfly series
Rita says, “The natural outside world is my studio, my happy place; it’s where I connect with the Universe.”
Inspired by animals, flowers and the ocean, her paintings uses the colors around her as her pallet. Each piece has an element of meditation and the Chakras within it.
On a personal side, Rita is born on the cusp of Taurus & Gemini. Born in Florida, but a California girl since she was a kid. She loves the beach and travel. Rita does nature photography as both a hobby and inspiration for future paintings. Rita’s obsessed with chocolate, loves the Rutles’ Tragical History Tour, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, The Avengers and all things Harry Potter. She also loves reading, learning about different cultures, writing, literature, tea, coffee, and people with a strange sense of humor. Rita respects wit, book worms, intelligence, British humor and USA sarcasm, real artists, accents, history, strangeness, gothic style, fashion, music, movies, and all things beautiful & beautifully ugly. Rita shares her home with Cocoa Puff a 9-lb rescued Pomeranian who shares smiles world wide. Cocoa’s also an abstract painter too. Selling originals and bookmark supporting animal rescue groups.
Rita takes commissions, sells original work and prints.