Pianos 'Round Town on Michigan Radio
to hear Korin's Michigan Radio Interview on Pianos 'Round Town 2012
Modeshift.org article on Pianos 'Round Town 2012
to read an article on Pianos 'Round Town by Modeshift.org
Washtenaw Voice article on Pianos 'Round Town 2012
to read an article on Washtenaw Voice
Heritage Newspapers coverage of Pianos 'Round Town 2012
for an article and short video on Heritage Newspapers on Pianos 'Round Town 2012
Pianos 'Round Town
for a nice article by annarbor.com on Pianos 'Round Town taking place in Ypsilanti (Sept. 9-27).
360 degree view of the Nelson Amos Studio
to get a 360 degree interior view of the Nelson Amos Studio. Just move your mouse up, down, left, and right.
"Roy's Squeeze Inn"
"Roy's Squeeze Inn" is the seventh in a series of Ypsilanti images done on the iPad's "Brushes" application. Prints, cards, and magnets are available at the Studio.
"Bill's Hot Dog Stand" video
to view a video showing the stroke-by-stroke drawing by Nelson Amos on the iPad of "Bill's Hot Dog Stand" in Ypsilanti, Michigan. "Caprice No. 7" by Legnani heard in the background is from Nelson's "Summer Serenade" CD available on iTunes.
"Michigan Ladder Company" video
to view a video showing the stroke-by-stroke drawing by Nelson Amos on the iPad of "Michigan Ladder Company" in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
"Roy's Squeeze Inn" video
to view a video showing the stroke-by-stroke drawing by Nelson Amos on the iPad of "Roy's Squeeze Inn" diner in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
A Musical Offering
Nelson and Korin Amos will present music for piano and classical guitar at the Nelson Amos Studio (23 E. Cross St.) on Sunday, December 5, 2010 as a part of the Ypsilanti Holiday Home Tour. The mini-concerts, to be presented on the hour between 12 noon and 4:30 pm, will include pieces for guitar and harpsichord, solo works for both instruments, and piano. Tickets for the Holiday Home Tour are sold at the Nelson Amos Studio, Haab's, Sidetrack, and Salt City Antiques in Ypsilanti. Sunday tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. All proceeds go to Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels.
Ann Arbor Art Walk-Oct. 22-24, 2010
The Nelson Amos Studio will participate in the 2010 Ann Arbor Art Walk - Friday, October 22, 5-9 p.m., Saturday and Sunday October 23 & 24, Noon-5 p.m. Nelson will be demonstrating how to paint on the iPad using the Brushes application. For more information on the Art Walk including the map, please click here
Pianos 'Round Town Sept. 24 - Oct. 11, 2010
Eight pianos are coming to Depot Town and Downtown Ypsilanti. They will be placed on the sidewalks during the day for anyone to play and taken in at nights. There will be one in front of the Nelson Amos Studio which anyone can take a brush to and paint. Painting materials will be provided.
Pictures and videos will be uploaded on Facebook and youtube
with everyone's permission.
The pianos are being provided by Steinway Piano Gallery of Detroit. Transportation is being funded by the Depot Town Association. The Nelson Amos Studio is coordinating the entire project.
Where to find these pianos? In Depot Town: Cafe Racer, Nelson Amos Studio, Clover Computers and the Ypsilanti Food Coop. In Downtown Ypsi, The Convention Business Bureau, LezleyAnne/David Austin Studio, and Mix. Click here
for a google map
If interested in giving a mini informal performance in the Studio, contact us to schedule a date and time.
This will be a lot of fun for the young and old and everyone in between!
"Downtown at Dusk"
"Downtown at Dusk" is the fifth in a series of Ypsilanti images done on the iPad's "Brushes" application. Prints, cards, and magnets are available at the Studio.
"The Cow" is the fourth in a series of Ypsilanti images done on the iPad's "Brushes" application. Prints, cards, and magnets are available at the Studio.
"Ypsi Arbor Bowl"
'Ypsi Arbor Bowl" is the third in a series of Ypsilanti images done on the iPad's "Brushes" application. Prints, cards, and magnets are available at the Studio.
"Bill's Hot Dog Stand"
"Bill's Hot Dog Stand" is the second in a series of Ypsilanti images done on the iPad's "Brushes" application. Prints, cards, and magnets are available at the Studio.
iPad art is the newest thing coming out of the Nelson Amos Studio. The "Depot Town Farmer's Market" is the first in a series of Ypsilanti images done on the iPad's "Brushes" application. Prints, cards, and magnets are available at the Studio.
The Nelson Amos Studio has just created bookmarks made from images extracted from larger paintings of mostly local scenes of Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor. These are great gift items at $3.95.
"Towers" pencil drawing
Archival prints of the pencil drawing of "Towers" are now available at the Studio. These vary from a full size version (12 x 24.5) down to smaller images on blank cards and magnets. We also have bookmarks of this image.
Nelson Amos Studio is now on Facebook
Check out our new Facebook site for photos of the Studio and a video detailing what we are all about along with the services we provide.Nelson Amos Studio on Facebook
A New Painting of the "Farmer's Market"
This winter scene of the Farmer's Market will be used as the image for our second annual Christmas card. The cards will be available individually or in boxed sets of eight. These sets are available either in blank format or imprinted on the inside with "Merry Christmas from Ypsilanti."
Prints, magnets, calendars and puzzles of this image are also available at the Studio.
2010 Calendars are here!
2010 Calendars featuring Nelson's paintings are now in stock in the Studio. Most of the popular images are in print; we can also custom make other images of your choice.
New Business Hours
We will stay open late on Thursday and Friday nights till 8 p.m. We hope this will help our customers to stop by after work.
Puzzles have arrived!
An 8 x 10, 48 piece puzzle with one of Nelson's paintings makes a great gift or a treat for yourself during these long, cold winter months! They are packaged in a box with the image of the puzzle on it. Come by and check them out.
Boxed cards of "Snowy Tower"
Boxed cards of the "Snowy Tower" painting were a success. This was the first of a series of annual Christmas cards.
WE HAVE MOVED to 23 E. Cross
WE HAVE MOVED down the street to 23 E. Cross (formerly Gordon's Five and Dime). The Studio looks great! Come on in and check it out. No purchase necessary...
Bridal Registry is available for those who wish to decorate their new homes with local prints and still life. Prints vary in price according to size. We also offer custom framing.
For a wedding photographer, check out Chris Amos' website
. Great photography, affordable prices.
Graduates! Time to Frame that Diploma!
This is graduation time, whether it's high school or college, every graduate has a diploma. Instead of postponing your framing (which means it may take years before you get around to it), bring your diploma and we'll help you select the best mat and frame at an affordable price.
Nelson Amos on YouTube...
View Nelson Amos playing early instruments on YouTube
Both Nelson and his EMU students
are featured on this second site playing the classical guitar.
A New Classical Guitar Recording
The "Summer Serenade" Compact Disc was released on Saturday, March 24th and is now available at the Nelson Amos Studio for $12.
This album of solo classical guitar music, recorded at Solid Sound Studio in Ann Arbor, was performed by Nelson Amos at his studio on three weekend recitals in July and August of 2006.