"..."Jan Heaton: The Market"Davis Gallery, 837 W. 12th, 512/477-4929 www.davisgalleryaustin.com Through April 16 (artist demonstration every Wed., noon-2pm)..."
"...For most of her professional life, Austin's Jan Heaton has worked as a graphic designer, illustrator, and calligrapher. Five years ago, after getting laid off from her longtime advertising job, Heaton decided to search for a place to show her beloved watercolors..."
"..."Jan Heaton: New Watercolors"Wally Workman Gallery, through July 31..."
"...7) "JAN HEATON: THE MARKET" (Davis Gallery) As stained glass is so often the choice of illuminating what goes on in a church of soaring dimensions, so watercolors are Jan Heaton's choice of illuminating what goes on in the even greater cathedrals of nature. YMMV regarding which gambit will get you closer to heaven, but there's no denying that Heaton's painterly skills and color sense border on the divine...."
"...25, from 11am to 10pm, so be sure to stop by for pizza while you're checking out all the stores in the new wing of the mall... Those of us who are lucky enough to be personal friends of graphic artist Jan Heaton have prized collections of her handmade greeting cards bearing the stunning watercolor prints she does of various fruits and plants..."
"...Some call to mind rivers through the flora and fauna found around and in them: the mesmerizing translucent blooms of Jan Heaton's watercolor River Dance; the stringy stalks and brightly hued rings drifting through Ryan Coover's two River Blooms watercolor and pastels; the shadowy, forlorn reeds tipped with orange in Angie Renfro's Alone, together; the succulent-looking wild berries embroidered by Diana Atchetee in her fruit series; and in Margie Crisp's Siren Song, the great blue heron holding in its beak its next meal, a salamander, whose curvy body echoes the serpentine neck that it's soon to be sliding down...."
"...Check out their new fall menu at www.hillcountrypasta.com... Austin restaurateur Ahmad Modoni, co-owner of Manuel’s and Changos and his partner, graphic artist Jan Heaton, have just returned from a week-long visit to the Mexican state of Oaxaca, where they observed the elaborate celebrations for Dia de los Muertos in the capital city and surrounding villages..."
"...Okay, a nonclassical music event that lingers in the memory: Jan Heaton's show at Wally Workman Gallery. Exquisite watercolors by a wonderful artist...."
"...Clark Gallery), now living in Arizona, mailed in a piece. Top Wally Workman Gallery artists contribute, folks like Jan Heaton, Gordon Fowler, and Mary Fischer..."
"...Look for such attractions as pick-your-own fields, food-and-beverage concessions, designated picnic areas, mazes, gifts, crafts, skin care, and aromatherapy products. The painted note card with a lavender recipe by the Austin mother-and-daughter team of graphic artist Jan Heaton and chef Allison Heaton is only one example of the many items available..."
"...The gallery is focused on art made by überconsistent producers such as Will Klemm, Erin Cone, and Gordon Fowler. Others are respected fixtures of the local scene but have a few more undulations in the limns of their interests, such as Jennifer Balkan, Helmut Barnett, Jan Heaton, Susan Kemner Reed, and Jill Carver..."
"..."Aqua Fresca: Jan Heaton," Wally Workman Gallery..."
"...Patricia Heaton (Everybody Loves Raymond) and Jeff Daniels (Gods and Generals) star in Neil Simon's The Goodbye Girl, a slightly updated version of the 1977 film, also written by Simon. Picturesque New York street scenes and an apartment to die for are the best elements of this lukewarm remake, premiering Friday (Jan..."