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Archival quality: Leslie Rinchen-Wongmo is being documented by Focus on the Masters

Focus on the Masters (FOTM) is a nonprofit art archive and education program that documents, preserves, and presents the works and lives of contemporary artists in southern California. Founded in 1994 by Donna Granata, FOTM is the only biographical resource of its kind in the country. Its archive includes oral histories, videotaped interviews, photographic portraits and […]

1 comment   |   Artwork, Teaching, Thangkas

Stitching Buddhas: Can Sewing be Meditation?

This is a re-publication of an interview with Leslie Rinchen-Wongmo by Naomi Imatome-Yun originally published in World Lifestyle magazine in March 2014. Finding your spiritual and creative path, stitch by stitch   Leslie Rinchen-Wongmo is one of few Westerners trained in the rare Buddhist art of silk appliqué thangkas. She was featured in the documentary, […]

1 comment   |   About me, Art, Artwork

Transformative Arts Studio Opening at the Channel Islands Harbor

Leslie Rinchen-Wongmo will open the Threads of Awakening Transformative Arts Studio at the Channel Islands Harbor in southern California on February 22, 2014. Sacred art, laughter yoga, Buddhist films, and transformative workshops will be offered in an intimate space for small groups. A new transformational arts studio is about to open at the Channel Islands […]

Silk Thangka Website Makes It Easier to Buy Sacred Art Prints Online

The Threads of Awakening website has been redesigned to emphasize the intent and purpose of its sacred artwork and to make sacred art print buying easier. The Threads of Awakening website has been redesigned to focus on the qualities Tibetan sacred artwork seeks to represent and inspire. The “Portfolio” has been renamed “Artwork.” And the […]

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Ojai Valley Museum Show

  The Fiber Art Master Pieces exhibition runs through March 31, 2013. The museum is open Tues thru Sat 10-4 and Sun 12-4. Ojai Valley Museum, 130 W. Ojai Avenue Ojai, CA 93023.   Purchase Artwork & Prints   |  Commission Your Own   |   Online Courses