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Think Big, A.D. Cook Art + Design

Think BIG

Posted on January 9th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

THINK BIG. That’s it. My entire plan comes down to two words… “THINK BIG”. Sounds pretty simple. I know. But it’s not. It’s takes a lot of work to think.. read more

Elvis Hollywood Video Mural by A.D. Cook

Happy Birthday, Elvis

Posted on January 8th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

Happy Birthday, Elvis. In celebration of the King of Rock n’ Roll… During my time as Hollywood Video’s creative director and resident artist, from 1989 to 1994, I created over.. read more

Art & Frame Expo 2016, Las Vegas. NV

West Coast Art & Frame Expo

Posted on January 4th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

If you like art like I like art, The West Coast Art & Frame Expo Trade Show & National Conference in Las Vegas was the place to be this January.. read more

Artini Painting Workshop with A.D. Cook and Beti Kristof

Artini™ Painting Workshop

Posted on January 4th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

Join artists A.D. Cook & Beti Kristof for our ARTini™ PAINTING WORKSHOP. • • • • • Join us for a special “ARTSY” martini, tons of fun and creative time!.. read more

2015 Recap,


Posted on January 3rd, 2016 · Posted in Blog

2015 was quite a year. Quite a year, indeed. An eventful year for sure. And a good year, too. All-in-all though, I’m especially excited for the forthcoming year. 2016 is.. read more

A.D. Cook, Gail, Beti Kristof 123115

The Healing Power of Art

Posted on December 31st, 2015 · Posted in Blog

What a beautiful way to end the year. On New Year’s Eve, Artist Beti Kristof and I painted her friend, Gail, from the shoulders up, in celebration of the healing.. read more


Young Aspiring Artist

Posted on December 30th, 2015 · Posted in Blog

“YOUNG ASPIRING ARTIST.” Makes me smile, really. I like YOUNG. I like ASPIRING. I like ARTIST. No, wait… cross out “ARTIST” and replace it with just about anything else, like.. read more

Steve Connolly as Elvis 12/24/15

Christmas with the King

Posted on December 25th, 2015 · Posted in Blog

Christmas with the King? The King of Rock and Roll, perhaps. Well, sort of. Steve Connolly as Elvis is the “Spirit of the King.”   Steve is as much Las.. read more

Mondays Dark, Las Vegas, NV

Mondays Dark Anniversary Show

Posted on December 15th, 2015 · Posted in Blog

The 2nd Annual Mondays Dark Anniversary Show at The Joint rocked! Actually, it more than rocked. MONDAYS DARK celebrates comedy, dancing, singers, magic and talent galore mixed with a lot.. read more

Motor Trend International Auto Show

Motor Trend Auto Show

Posted on December 2nd, 2015 · Posted in Blog

This year’s was Motor Trend International Auto Show was as fun as ever… and maybe even a bit more so this year.   Like previous years, I enjoyed most my.. read more


Fa La La…

Posted on November 27th, 2015 · Posted in Blog

Fa La La… Christmas is here 🙂 Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas… now through December 12th at you can shop and save. My online store features hundreds of.. read more

Gifts to Give

Posted on November 17th, 2015 · Posted in Blog

I’m excited to share my new online store with you. is officially launched. Now you can enjoy my art, either on your walls or as a designer throw pillow.. read more

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