Stacy Maeda, Artist
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Exhibit News & Upcoming Events
The Beautiful Swan now available for purhase
Stacy has illustrated a book called The Beautiful Swan, written by David Wood and Aimee Wood. For information about the book and how to purchase it from Stacy, click here.

The original artwork, in oil and colored pencil, is also for sale and can be viewed in her Gallery.




2009
Stacy is the featured artist at the Elk Grove Fine Arts Center Second Friday art reception, January 9, 2009, 5:30-9:00 pm. She will be demonstrating her graphite drawing on marble tiles! See her original art work and the new book she illustrated, The Beautiful Swan.




Stacy's Painting Featured at Welsh Pony and Cob Association Meeting
Stacy's oil painting, titled "Welsh Quartet" (12"x9"), is featured on the 2008 poster of the Welsh Pony and Cob Association of California. It debuted at the 2008 national meeting of the Welsh Pony and Cob Association, held on February 15 through 17 at the Sheraton Hotel in Stockton, California.

The original painting is for sale. Contact Stacy for information. You can see the painting in the Horses Gallery.




Stacy had a solo art exhibit at the Noble Horse Gallery, Seattle, WA (November 1 to December 3, 2007); the event featured 10 of her equine art.

Noble Horse Gallery
216 1st Ave S, Suite G-7
Seattle, WA 98114
www.noblehorsegallery.com




Stacy Maeda's art work, "Shadow Tango," (an oil painting of a Weimaraner dog), was recently selected as a finalist in the Animal Art category of the 23rd Annual Artist's Magazine Art Competition. The finalists will be featured in the December 2006 issue of the magazine.

As a finalist, Stacy and her winning art will be featured as the Artist of the Month on the Artist's Magazine website in February, 2007 (www.artistsmagazine.com).

"Shadow Tango" can be viewed on this website in the Cats and Dogs gallery.




April 2006

Stacy's oil painting titled "Places to Go, Promises to Keepů" was awarded second place in the oil category of the Horses in Art Magazine Cover Contest. She will receive a half-page ad in the Fall 2006 issue of the magazine. Her recent oil painting titled "Team Effort" will be featured in the ad. Both paintings can be seen in the Horses gallery on this website.




At the 2004 Western States Horse Expo at Cal Expo...

LOCAL ARTIST'S ART
CHOSEN FOR AWARD

Dr. Robert M. Miller is presented with Stacy's painting, "Winter Watch." With him is his wife and the artist (middle). Read about Dr. Miller and his award.
Millers with Stacy

 


AWARDS
Here is a partial list of recent awards that my artwork has received:

2008

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Honorable Mention for "An Elegant Look" (see web site gallery) in the Oil Category - Draft Horse Classic, Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA, September 2008

2007

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Honorable Mention for "An Elegant Look" (view in my gallery) in the Oil/Acrylics Category - 47th Lodi Spring Art Show, Woodbridge Winery, Lodi, CA

2006

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Second Place Award in the Oil Category for "Shadow Tango" and a Non-purchase Award for "This Walk That We Shared" - Lodi Community Art Center's 46th Annual Juried Spring Art Show at Woodbridge Winery, Lodi, CA, March 18–19, 2006

2005

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First Place Award in the Drawing Category - Art Show at the Dog Show, February 23–April 10, 2005, Witchita, Kansas (graphite drawing of a German Shepherd, "A Lasting Impression")

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Third Place Award in the Oil Category for "Palomino Gold" and Honorable Mention Award in the Drawing Category for "Big Enough!" - Draft Horse Classic: Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA

2004

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Second Place Award - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show, Sacramento, CA (graphite drawing, "Elegance in Black")

2003

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KK Ranch Monetary Award and Harris Fine Art Frames Merchandise Award - Women Artists of the West 5th International Juried Show, September 2003
("Reunion," graphite drawing)

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First Place Award in Oil category and People's Choice Award - Draft Horse Classic, September 2003 ("Time to Shine")
Third Place Award in Oil category ("Enchanting Glow")

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Honorable Mention Graphite Pencil - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show, Sacramento, CA ("Quiet Reflection")

2002

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Second Place Oil - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show, Sacramento, CA ("Biding Time")

2001

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Best of Show - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show, Sacramento, CA ("Reunion")

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First Place Graphite Pencil - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show ("Reunion")

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Second Place Graphite Pencil - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show ("Sharing Secrets")

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Third Place Acrylics - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show ("Heart of Gold")

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Best Entry Depicting A Sighthound - Art Show at the Dog Show, Wichita, KS ("Lotus")

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Third Place Acrylics - Draft Horse Classic, Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA ("Heart of Gold")

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Honorable Mention Acrylics - Draft Horse Classic, Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA ("Lotus")

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Honorable Mention Graphite - Draft Horse Classic, Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA ("Reunion")

2000

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Yuba-Sutter Regional Arts Council Award ("Sharing Secrets")

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Third Place Graphite Pencil - Draft Horse Classic: Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA ("Sharing Secrets")

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Honorable Mention Acrylics - Draft Horse Classic: Art at the Classic, Grass Valley, CA ("In the Green Room")

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First Place Graphite Pencil - Western States Horse Expo Equine Art Show, Sacramento, CA ("Forever")

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR 2008

UPCOMING SHOWS

• February 15–17, 2008
2008 National Meeting of the Welsh Pony and Cob Association
Sheraton Hotel, Stockton, CA
Stacy's oil painting, titled "Welsh Quartet" (12"x9"), will make its debut at the meeting. It is featured on the 2008 poster of the Welsh Pony and Cob Association of California.
• March 2008 Opening!
Elk Grove Fine Arts Center
9701 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Suite A, Elk Grove, CA
Look for Stacy's art exhibited here!
www.elkgrovefineartscenter.org
• May–June, 2008
Starbucks
Corner of Auto Mall Dr. and Elk Grove Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA
Stacy's art will be exhibited here!
• June 6–8, 2008
Western State Horse Expo
Cal Expo, Exposition Blvd., Sacramento, CA
Booth #3008, Bldg. C (next to the snack bar)
www.horsexpo.com
• September–October, 2008
Dr. Mark Lai, DDS
Bowling Drive
Sacramento, CA
Stacy's art will be be displayed in this dental office.
• November–December, 2008
The City-Coffee and Cafe (formerly Java City)
Laguna Blvd. (Circuit City Shopping Center)
Elk Grove, CA
Stacy's art will be exhibited here!

 

MAGAZINES

Artist's Magazine, December 2006 issue
Finalist in the Animal Art category of the 23rd Annual Artist's Magazine Art Competition

February 2007 online issue
Featured artist
Hastfocus, November 2005 issue
Swedish equine magazine, featured artist
Riding Magazine, September 2004 issue
A picture of my oil painting of a draft horse, "Time to Shine," is on the cover of Riding Magazine, FREE at tack and feed stores, shows, and anywhere in California where horses and horse people gather!
Horse and Rider, March 2003 issue
Featured artist in the "High Points" section
Equine Visions, Spring 2003 issue
Featured artist


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