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Join me at the Westmoreland Museum of American Art this Saturday, June 12th for the Museum Shop Spring Fling! Check out this article in the Trib about the event.

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Check out this article from Docomomo US, featuring my Pittsburgh Modern screenprints as well as more interesting stories about 20th century architecture in the city of Pittsburgh.

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Last month, I was contacted by a woman named Rona who asked me if I could do an illustration of her great-grandfather’s bank on Court Place in Pittsburgh. She didn't have much info about the building itself, but provided me with a drawing that was printed in the newspaper. So what I did next was I checked out Google Maps' Street View of the street I knew to be Court Place in Downtown Pittsburgh, which runs right alongside the Boulevard of the Allies ramp. I searched up and down the street, which is the location of Pittsburgh's very small Chinatown...

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I always like to support my fellow artists, and want to plug Seamus Fegan’s Irish mythology inspired art. I won a contest on his Instagram post (@seamusfeganart) and got this set of creepy cool Christmas cards. Be sure to check his work out! Shane

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Today, I was lucky enough to be featured in a story in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette’s Living section. Here’s a link to the article, https://triblive.com/lifestyles/morelifestyles/14337487-74/handmade-arcade-features-artists-who-create-unique-gifts ...and just in case that link doesn’t always exist, here’s the text: Handmade Arcade features artists who create unique gifts JOANNE KLIMOVICH HARROP MondayNov. 26, 2018, 1:36 a.m. Shane Henderson has always been mesmerized by the intricacies of architecture. So the New Kensington native, who now lives in Tarentum, began drawing iconic buildings in his hometown in March of 2016 and expanded his artwork into other areas to include sports arenas and places of worship. “Influenced by...

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