April 6, 2017
Icarus Art - Spring 2017 Newsletter
November 23, 2016
Icarus Art - Holiday Special
August 26, 2016
Icarus Art - Summer 2016 Newsletter
June 6, 2016
Icarus Art - Spring 2016 Newsletter
March 1, 2016
Icarus Art - Winter 2016 Newsletter
November 17, 2015
Icarus Art - Holidays 2015 Newsletter
July 21, 2015
Icarus Art - Summer 2015 Newsletter
April 27, 2015
Icarus Art - Spring 2015 Newsletter
December 13, 2014
Icarus Art - Fall 2014 Newsletter
October 28, 2014
Introducing the new Icarus Painting Board
August 27, 2014
Icarus Art - Summer 2014 Newsletter
March 24, 2014
Icarus Art - March 2014 Newsletter
December 2, 2013
Icarus Art - Holidays 2013 Newsletter
September 24, 2013
Icarus Art - September 2013 Newsletter
July 26, 2013
Ester's new website and blog is launched.
June 3, 2013
Icarus Art - June 2013 Newsletter
March 8, 2013
Icarus Art - March 2013 Newsletter
November 27, 2012
Icarus Art - Holidays 2012 Newsletter
September 25, 2012
Icarus Art - September 2012 Newsletter
July 3, 2012
Icarus Art - July 2012 Newsletter
April 23, 2012
Icarus Art - April 2012 Newsletter
February 1, 2012
Icarus Art - February 2012 Newsletter
December 31, 2011
The Icarus Drawing Boardreceives the MAKING A MARK "Art Innovation of the Year Award".
November 29, 2011
Icarus Art - December 2011 Newsletter
November 28, 2011
"Four River Pebbles" project now on YouTube
July 25, 2011
Icarus Art - July 2011 Newsletter
April 13, 2011
Icarus Art - April 2011 Newsletter
April 12, 2011
"Mussel Shell" project is now on YouTube
December 5, 2010
Icarus Art - December 2010 Newsletter
October 14, 2010
Icarus Art is now on YouTube
September 2, 2010
Icarus Art - September 2010 Newsletter
August 3, 2010
Ester's workshop at the 2010 CPSA Convention in Santa Clara was a resounding success. All Icarus Boards used by the 67 attendees sold out right after the workshop. For more information, please check Ester's blog.
May 3, 2010
Icarus Art - May 2010 Newsletter
April 26, 2010
Ester's artwork "The Lightness of Being" has been accepted in the 18th Annual CPSA International Exhibition.
February 25, 2010
Icarus Art - March 2010 Newsletter
February 4, 2010
Here is the link to Katherine Tyrrell Making a Mark blog complimenting Ester for her winning artwork.
February 1, 2010
Ester won the Expi Best of Show and Prismacolor Award in Explore This! 6, the Colored Pencil Society of America's online exhibition, with the artwork "Above and Below". This prestigious exhibition will run until January 31, 2011. "Above and Below" was made with colored pencil and oil pastel on the Icarus Drawing Board.
January 10, 2010
See Ester's post titled "Speckling Technique for a Starry Sky".
January 4, 2010
Information on the upcoming workshop on the "Icarus Technique".
December 4, 2009
Icarus Art - December 2009 newsletter
December 1, 2009
Ester has a new Website and Blog.
As long as our supply last, free samples of Caran d'Ache Neocolor I and Neocolor II wax pastels, Luminance 6901 colored pencil, and Neopastel oil pastels are now included in every Icarus Board we ship.(See insert)
September 12, 2009
Ester had a very successful mini-workshop at the meeting of the San Diego Chapter of the Colored Pencil Society. The event took place at the Serra-Kearny Library and the participants had a great time following along the step-by-step video clips on the fourteen Icarus Drawing Board available.
July 30-August 1, 2009
Ester participated at the 17th Annual Convention of the Colored Pencil Society of America in Atlanta, GA. She had the opportunity to demonstrate the Icarus Drawing Board to the numerous attendees. One Icarus Drawing Board was donated for the raffle and the winner was Elizabeth Little from Florida.
July 3, 2009
Icarus Art - Summer 2009 newsletter
April 2, 2009
Icarus Art - Spring 2009 newsletter
March 15, 2009
Read the Icarus Drawing Board reviews on Heather Mewis blog .
March 3, 2009
Read about the Icarus Drawing Board on Teresa Mallen's March 2009 Newsletter.
February 26, 2009
We added two new items to the Step-by-Step section on the Technique page.
January 22, 2009
The new smaller Icarus Drawing Board measuring 14"x20" is now available for sale.
January 5, 2009
Icarus Art first newsletter.
November 7, 2008
Read about the Icarus Drawing Board on Teresa Mallen's November 2008 Newsletter.
October 30, 2008
The Botanical Artists Guild of Southern California was this year's host for the 14th Annual Meeting and Conference for the American Society of Botanical Artists. As part of the conference, there was an Exhibitors' Hall at the Pasadena Hilton on Thursday, October 30th, from 9AM to 4PM. Icarus Art participated as an exhibitor and Ester Roi demonstrated her new Icarus technique answering questions from the numerous attendees.
September 25, 2008
Read about the Icarus Drawing Board on Katherine Tyrrell's blog Making a Mark
September 22, 2008
Icarus Art is open for business.The first batch of the Icarus Drawing Board will be available for shipping the week of September 29th.