The Red Dress

“Mommy, do you know what that is?  It’s a girl, holding an umbrella, trying to open it in the wind and the rain.  And see that patch of blue in the corner?  That’s the rain.  It’s coming!”  This was said to me, quite out of the blue, by our six year old son in October 2017.  “Is it?”, I responded.  “Yes, it is”, he answered with absolute certainty along with a healthy mix of just-so-you-know

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Vermeer, Picasso…Murphy?

It’s 2018 and, just in time for a New Year’s resolution, it’s a chance to begin a new good habit. Each month, I will be updating this blog so that all of you can keep up with Chris’ latest work.   Some of you may have already picked up on my use of pronouns and figured out that I am not Chris himself.  I’m Kelley, his wife and partner in all things. To be clear, I

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Come out to the OPEN Arts Festival!

Christopher Murphy will be attending the festival this year as a representative of the Charleston Artist Collective. He will be exhibiting his artwork as well as demonstrating his painting process from 12 – 4 at the Cistern. OPEN Arts Fest 2013   Fourth Annual OPEN Arts Expo When: Sun., Sept. 8, 12-4 p.m. Phone: (843) 577-5288 Price: Free artscharleston.org Charleston’s vibrant arts scene can be a bit overwhelming — it’s hard to keep track of

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