Welcome to Lively Whisper Art, a multi-disciplinary fine art studio.
Tom Berto uses acrylic paint, airbrush, and conventional brush painting techniques to create his photorealist paintings.You may click on the large flower image to the left to go directly to Tom Berto's personal web page.
Monica Boettcher uses a kiln, specialty art glass, and a multitude of glass finishing processes to create her panels and vessels. You may click on the lower left image to go directly to Monica Boettcher's gallery.
Upcoming Events 2013
Day Under the Oaks
View a selection of Monica's work and her daughteer Iris' knitting on the Santa Rosa Junior College from 10am-4pm. The campus is located at 1501 Mendocino Av. in Santa Rosa. There will be 50 crafts booths.
June 1 & 2, 9 & 10
Art at the Source Open Studios
Join Tom at this west Sonoma County event. Tom will show at the studio of Sheila O'Brien 2453 Burnside Rd. Sebastopol. Monica not participate in this event for 2013 View the on-line catalog
Art on the Ridge Open Studios
This Bennet Ridge event features five artists in one location. Hosted by Heartfire Jewelry and glass, at 2728 Rollo Rd in Santa Rosa on Saturday and Sunday, noon-5pm. Additional studio locations will be open for visitors.
October 12&13m 19&29
Art Trails Open Studios
This fall event includes artists throughout Sonoma County. This is the only event at our home studio. Tools and work "in progress" are on display, as well as finished pieces for purchase.
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