Tag Archive: documentary

Charlie Parriott in Turkey which leads me to asking some questions…

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What I’ve noticed with all of the artists in the film is that everyone seems to be doing things internationally.  What this means to me, but may not mean to you, is that… Continue reading

Painted in the Desert Trailer

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I think this might be the last of this style… Changes= 1) Description of the artists in the film while Mellissae is dancing 2) Pumped up Bob Carlson’s quote about illusions 3) Added… Continue reading

Life is good – Our IMDB page (Internet Movie Database)

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It’s kind of a lengthy process to get this in.  I understand why it is but it just took a bit longer than I thought it would.  I’m also hoping that the other… Continue reading

Cappy Thompson – see her at MOG in Tacoma!

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Cappy was the amazing artist in the movie that did the Seattle Airport commission.  She also shared her views on money and making it as an artist. She will be the visiting artist… Continue reading

I have to say, this is a welcome and beautiful sight to me.

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These are actually not the final, final, final. The credits need a bit of love since we received them after I finished the final copy. Also, I wanted to add a slight bit… Continue reading

Weiss and Marioni 17 and 71 year old birthday shenanigans

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The making of the Painted in the Desert movie was a true family affair. My father Dick Weiss was central to the entire process, allowing us access to his world of working artist… Continue reading

Joy after filming the opening of Painted in the Desert

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Here is the video. Makes us all laugh and we hope you share in the fun!

The Marioni Family: Radical Experimentation in Glass and Jewelry at the Tacoma Art Museum ONLY 5 more days to see it

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Mellissae Here: I LOVE the Marioni family. I have known them since I was a kid, and they have always inspired me with their passionate independence. Paul is one of my father’s best friends, and we… Continue reading

Movie Night at Bob and Mary Carlson’s

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 This happened a couple of weeks ago and we had such a great time!  Bob & Mary are not only amazing artists but are extraordinary chefs as well.  We had pulled pork that… Continue reading

Had our second successful screening last night!

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The first screening had a few sound problems and a bit of sauna conditions.  Our second had a few color problems and was a bit cold.  We STILL had many happy viewers and… Continue reading