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In the Studio – New Semi Precious Stones

In the Studio - New Semi Precious Stones Whats New in the studio   My studio... where do I begin? With all the semi precious stones all over, under tables, in drawers, on tables, in the garage, everywhere you turn you will see stones. To all the supplies, brushes and...

Behind the Making of Outerlimits Illuminated Semi Precious Stones

Behind the Making of Outerlimits Illuminated Semi Precious Stones Illuminated Series with Agates that Glow with LED's This was a special painting for me to create. I wanted to make a painting that was extremely tall to create a large impact in a tall vertical way. I...

Downside of Using the Semi Precious Stones 

Downside of Using the Semi Precious Stones Choosing a Side to the Semi Precious Stones   I know what you are thinking; A downside to working with Semi Precious Stones? Ahhhhhh, yep....... You have to choose as a side to glue them on, and sometimes BOTH sides are...

ASID Interior Design Show in Irvine CA

ASID Interior Design Show in Irvine CA with Semi Precious Stones Paintings Seascapes with Dasha Guilliam and my Semi Precious Stones Paintings and NEW Home Decor Published in the Modern Luxury Interiors of California Magazine     As artists, we work with a lot of...

Being a 5th Generation Artist

Where I got My Talent As an Artist Channeling my ancestors in my Art   I get asked all the time as an artist; What is your background as an artist? Great question but for me, there is a lot to that in order to answer, of course, I have my own professional background...

Making of Semi Precious Stones Painting – Dawning of a New Day

LARGEST Semi Precious Stones Illuminated Painting 48x72 Semi Precious Stones with LED's Lighting the Agates   This painting is one of my favorites, can I have a favorite as an artist? Well, whether you can or cant I do. I m so happy with how this painting turned out,...

Behind the Scenes with Semi Precious Stones Painting – Emitt

Making of Semi Precious Stones Chrysocolla Painting Titled Emitt   This painting was inspired by the amazing chrysocolla I got from my Utah supplier "EMITT" which is where I also got the title for this Semi Precious Stones painting. He collected all of the Semi...

Amazing Giant Semi Precious Stones

Semi Precious Stones - Simply Amazing Giants Every year an AMAZING Display   Recently at the Denver Gem and Mineral Show in Denver which is where I go to get alot of my Semi Precious Stones there is a particular booth at The Collisium that has these GIGANTIC specimens...

Semi Precious Stone Paintings – Turquoise and Copper Series

Turquoise and Copper Series   Semi Precious Stones; Turquoise Magnisite, Copper, Rusted Metal, Pebeo Paint     This series was such fun to create.   These Turquoise pieces I have used are Turquoise Magnisite Pieces. It is not real Turquoise, it is a died this color in...

Special THANK YOU!

SPECIAL THANK YOU! SOLO SHOW AT ADELMAN FINE ART GALLERY   A while back a solo show was offered to me from the Adelman family at Adelman Fine Art. I of course was besides myself excited. Graciously excepted and began to plan and prepare with such passion and...

My Solo Show at Adelman Fine Art

Semi Precious Stones Artist Tesa Michaels Solo Show at Adelman Fine Art Gallery "You've Never Seen Anything Like it"   September 1-17th Show Reception September 9th 7-9pm   A MUST SEE Show for Gem Lovers, Collectors and those who love to see new, original and...

My Main Sources and Locations of Semi Precious Stones

My Main Sources and Locations of Semi Precious Stones I get asked all the time from collectors that come to my galleries where I source the semi precious stones that I use for my fine art paintings for my ELEMENTS Series.   The answer is all around the world.     I...

My Solo Show at Adelman Fine Art

Tesa Michaels Solo Show September 1-17, 2017     The Gallery is pleased to present a solo show featuring semi-precious stone artist Tesa Michaels!   MEET TESA at the Opening Artist Reception: Saturday, September 9th, 2017, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm   Complimentary...

Special Gift: The Crystal Immersion Virtual Retreat

  Special Offer: 10% OFF Custom Painting "ELEMENTS" Series with Semi Precious Stones   As another way to say "Thank You" I'd love to offer you:  10% OFF a "Custom Commission" painting! Plus if you're in the San Diego area you can come to my studio and pick out the...

The Making of “Red Sea” – Semi Precious Stones Painting

Behind the Scenes: Here is the process or steps in the making of "Red Sea" the commission of Parting of the Red Sea of Reeds Click here for other information on painting and the FINISHED PIECE: http://artoftesa.com/product/red-sea/ Red Sea Oil on Panel 36×60 Mixed...

Creative Daily Inspiration

Creative Daily Inspiration:   Today I ask you: What have had a creative urge to do lately? Today is the day>>>>>>DO IT> Do what you have been wanting to do and have...

Adelman Fine Art Gallery; Art SD; Contemporary Show 2015

Adelman Fine Art Gallery Art SD; Contemporary Show 2015 November 5-8th 2015 Join us for the best art event of the year in San Diego in Balboa Park for this spectacular show. I will have some of my "ELEMENTS" Series of work where I incorporate Semi Precious Stones....