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For purchase of originals, please contact the artist: ellendreibelbis@gmail.com It is the inner world that inspires me, the archetypal, the psychological, the contemplative, the spiritual.   My work is timeless rather than trendy, beautiful things wrested sometimes painfully, from the depths of my experience as a human being and an artist.   I'm very attracted to strong inner emotion.   I love to watch people on the street, in cafes, or subways.   Sometimes, as I'm watching, a face will become aflame with an intense personal feeling, in response to some inner thought, illuminating...more
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I am Featured Artist this morning on the Artsy Shark website. Please check out their article on me: https://www.artsyshark.com/2019/05/06/featured-artist-ellen-dreibelbis/ 

This year, I will be opening my studio to the public on: Saturday and Sunday, November 5th and 6th from 11:00 to 5:00 My studio is located at: Ellen Dreibelbis Fine Arts 1124 Hollywood Ave. #1, Oakland, CA., 94602 (between Edgewood and San ... 

Everyone's invited to my annual studio show and sale. Hope to see you there! Ellen OPEN STUDIO Ellen Dreibelbis Paintings, Pastels, Watercolors, Oils, Prints, Art Bargains June 6-7 & 13-14, 11:00-5:00 1124 Hollywood Av... 

This weekend, and next, you can see some wonderful art in Oakland, CA. Head up to 1124 Hollywood Ave. #1 and checkout my studio. I paint the multi-cultural people of Oakland and around the world in pastel and oil as well as some wild flower painti... 

OPEN STUDIO Ellen Dreibelbis Paintings, Pastels, Watercolors, Oils, Prints, Art Bargains June 2-3 & 9-10, 11:00-5:00 1124 Hollywood Ave., #1 Oakland, CA., 94602 (510) 530-6130 “Woman ... 

"I'm very pleased to announce that I am "Featured Artist" in "The Artrepreneur" online magazine: http://artist.cm/2013/03/01/ellen-dreibelbis/ 

Last Weekend Ellen Dreibelbis Open Studio Show and Sale Dear Collector Clan, I will be opening my studio to the public for my annual art show and sale in conjunction with East Bay Open Studios on June 9-10 from 11:00 to 5:00. I will be exhibiti... 

I am delighted to announce that my painting "Banjo Boy", a painting of my musical step-grandson, George, has won the Ampersand Award in the PASTELS USA Exhibition which is currently on display at the Art Center Morro Bay in CA. This being the third a... 

This video appeared in my inbox - what a wonderful gift. The maker, Bulgarian artist Petko Pemaro, is also on this site and his paintings are very unique and beautiful. He is obviously an artist with a big soul and I am deeply and humbly grateful to ... 

This is the second painting that was accepted into the Pastels USA show. It is of my step-grandson, George, who is quite a musician playing piano, guitar, and here, the banjo. 

Two of my pastel paintings will be in the PASTELS USA Exhibit at Art Center Morro Bay from May 21 - June 23. If you are in the area, please check it out! 

Public Art Installation

March 22nd, 2012

I'm at the Dedication of the new Alameda County behavioral health care facility, the Gail Steele Wellness and Recovery Center in Hayward, CA. My painting, Mexican Girls Reading was purchased by the Alameda County Art Comission and is hung appropriate... 

I am delighted to announce that my painting "Rockridge" will be on loan to the Noyes Museum from April to September of this year as part of the Pastel Society of America's Signature Artist exhibition, "Enduring Brilliance: the Pastel Society of Ameri... 

Valentines Day Art Show

February 5th, 2012

Stop by the Gallery during February 2012 and see our "Red Hot Chocolate" Group Show. I will have some work in it. Everyone's invited, please come! Creative Framing & Gallery 5015 Woodminster Lane, Oakland, CA 94602 510-482-1200  

Please stop by our "Holiday Boutique" at Creative Framing and Gallery in Oakland, CA. There will be 12 artists exhibiting wonderful, affordable Fine Art and Crafts throughout December - perfect for unique, locally created holiday gifts. Holiday Recep... 

"Mexican Girls Reading was purchased for the Alameda County Art Collection and will be hung in the new Behavioral Health Care Services Building in Hayward, CA! 

Won Public Art Competition

August 21st, 2011

This piece was purchased for the Alameda County CA. Art collection and will be displayed in the County Clerk-Recorder's Office in Oakland, CA.! 

I will be having my annual art studio sale in conjunction with East Bay Open Studios on two weekends: 6/4 - 6/5 and 6/11 -6/12, 11:00 - 5:00 at my studio at 1124 Hollywood Ave. #1 (close to Edgewood) in Oakland, CA. There will be pastels, oil ... 

My painting "Rockridge" was accepted into the Pastel Society of America International exhibition at the National Arts Club in Manhattan. The painting, is a memento of my years of commuting from the Rockridge BART (transit train) in Oakland, CA. to a...