MENU

TOUCHSTONE
HOME

BORN IN EAST LA
MENTOR'S BIOGRAPHY

MENTOR HUEBNER
FINE ART & FILM ART
FOR SALE

OCCULT STUFF
FOR SALE

MENTOR'S FINE ARTS
POST IMPRESSIONIST PAINTINGS

LANDSCAPES
SEASCAPES
CITYSCAPES

PORTRAITS
WATER COLORS
FILM PAINTINGS

"MENTOR HUEBNER -
ONE ARTIST EXHIBIT"
12 PAINTINGS
12 INTIMATE STORIES

PRINTS & GICLEES

MENTOR'S FILM ART
DRAWINGS
MINI MENU

RARE ROUGHS
CHOUINARD SKETCH
FIREHOUSE FIVE PLUS TWO

FILM PRODUCTION DESIGNS
SOME WITH GOSSIP
OR TRUE STORIES

BEN HUR
BILL AND TED'S
EXCELLENT ADVENTURE

BLADE RUNNER
BRAM STOKER'S DRACULA
DINOTOPIA
FLASH GORDON
FORBIDDEN PLANET
FUNNY GIRL - FUNNY LADY
HARLEM NIGHTS
KING KONG
LORD OF THE RINGS
NORTH BY NORTHWEST
PRIME CUT
SO I MARRIED AN AXE MURDERER

THE GREAT RACE
THE LONGEST DAY
THE THING

SRF FLYERS
POLITICAL SATIRE

MENTOR'S FILMS
& FILM ASSOCIATES

FILMOGRAPHY
STUDIOS
PRODUCERS
DIRECTORS

ACTORS' PHOTOS

AFFILIATIONS
SCREEN CREDITS
ACADEMY AWARDS-
BEST PICTURE

MENTOR'S DESIGNS
THEME PARKS
ARCHITECTURAL RENDERINGS
ENTITIES

MENTOR'S MASTERS
MASTER MENTOR
PAIRED ART WORKS

MENTOR'S HONORS
CALIFORNIA ~
STATE ARCHIVES

MENTOR HUEBNER ~
MEMORIAL ART FUND

MENTOR HUEBNER ~
EXHIBITS

MENTOR HUEBNER ~
ACADEMICIAN

MENTOR HUEBNER ~
ART AWARDS

MENTOR'S BIBLIOGRAPHY
MENTOR'S MUSEUMS
MENTOR'S BOOKS

PHOTOS

MENTOR'S STUDIO
MENTOR IN ACTION
MOVIE LOCATIONS

THE FAMILY

PETS

THE FIRE

SCHWARZENEGGER
& JAMES CAMERON

TWO MAYORS CALLED SAM
YORTY & ZOLL

PUBLICATIONS
BOOKS * MAGAZINES
FUTURE BOOK RESEARCH

QUOTES & STORIES
3 MAGIC WISHES
FRIENDS
FUN QUOTES
COFFEE BREAK TIDBITS
TRIVIAL STUFF

MENTOR HUEBNER ART
COLLECTORS INFORMATION

ART BUYER BEWARE
FREE ADVICE

MEDFORD INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT GALLERY

WITCHY STUFF
LOUISE HUEBNER ~
OFFICIAL WITCH OF LA:
THE DE-SPELLING OF LA
& A POLITICAL MISHAP

LOUISE'S NEW BOOK :
POWER THROUGH
WITCHCRAFT 2

LOUISE'S BOOKS & RECORDS

MIRACLE CIRCLE ~
A PSYCHIC EXPERIMENT

VISIONARIES

POEMS FOR MENTOR

OCCULT STUFF
FOR SALE

MENTOR HUEBNER
FINE ART & FILM ART
FOR SALE

FEATURED GUESTS
FILM MAKERS
YOUNG ARTISTS
CREATIVE OTHERS

DANCING NAKED
BOOKS & STUFF
TO THINK ABOUT

PUBLICITY - PR
MENTOR & LOUISE
PAST & PRESENT
ARTICLES & STORIES

WEBSITE CONTACT
PUBLISHING EDITOR
EDITORIALS & COLUMNS
WEBSITE TEXT --
LOUISE HUEBNER

COMMENTS
OPINIONS INVITED

FRIENDLY TIES -
LINKS
PERSONAL CHOICES

HAITI
Disaster
Help!

National Association to PROTECT Children - www.protect.org



National Endowment
for the Arts

MENTOR'S FINE ARTS

PAINTINGS

MENTOR HUEBNER ~ ONE ARTIST EXHIBIT


SAINT MARKS CHURCH, VENICE, ITALY
Mentor Huebner (c) 1962
Oil on European Painter's Board 22" X 26"


SAINT MARKS CHURCH

BY


We took a sort of a water-boat-bus-like-Ferry from a dry land dock to Venice, Italy, with the three kids and the huge twin size baby buggy we had bought in France. It was a packed ride/sail but the baby buggy helped to establish air room.

Once we left the Gondola/Ferry the baby buggy became a liability. We hadn't realized what should have been obvious: Venice is a water city. A water city connected to itself by bridges. Hundreds of bridges.

Some bridges, tall enough to allow for motor boats and other water vehicles, police cars, fire trucks and ambulances, to pass beneath them, were sometimes three flights high. Others were simply foot paths connecting side streets. Since we weren't visiting neighbors, those little foot path bridges, did us no good.

It was a bit of a problem. We had to carry the kids and the baby buggy up one side of the bridges and down the other. Over and over and over again. Tourists seeing our predicament, shook their heads, raised their eyebrows and sighed, sympathetically.

Before little Mentor and I had flown to Paris, France, to meet up with big Mentor, my Grandma made me promise that when we finally got to Italy, I would look for the plaza in the center of Venice, that carried her maiden name and was dedicated to her ancestor Marco Polo, (so she said). I said I would.

On the day of this painting, I found the Plaza. It did indeed carry Grandma's family's name. It was dedicated to Marco Polo, (relative or not)

I purchased a Venetian vase in honor of everybody.

The 'ride' back on the Gondola/Ferry was a bit difficult with a wet painting. But Europeans are respectful of art and they left a little circle of space around us. The kids slept all the way home. And that was great.


12 Paintings 12 Intimate Stories

click links to view larger images and see individual intimate stories
OR
click here to view a slideshow of the paintings in sequence

"MENTOR" Self Portrait
Mentor Huebner (c) 1963
Oil on Masonite 30" X 24"

"MOJAVE GOLD"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1953
Oil on Masonite 24" X 30"

" A PALACE OF FUN"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1955
Oil on Masonite 24" X 30"

"THE BISTRO"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1962
Oil on Painter's Board
22" X 26"

"SEXI BEACH BAR"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1962
Oil on European Painter's
Board 22" X 26"

"SAINT MARKS IN VENICE"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1962
Oil on European Painter's
Board 22" X 26"

"THE GRAND CANAL IN VENICE"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1958
Oil on Masonite 24" X 30"

"THE FOREIGNER"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1969
Oil on Masonite 24" X 30"

"HENRY FORD BRIDGE"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1963
Oil on Masonite 24" X 30"

"MORTAL WOUND"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1957
Oil on Masonite 24" X 30"

"BOURBON STREET"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1953
Oil on Masonite 22" X 26"

"CALIFORNIA GOLD"
Mentor Huebner (c) 1959
Oil on Masonite 30" X 24"

Potential Collectors of Mentor's art work are invited without obligation, to request further information through email Contact: ArtSaleInformation@MentorHuebnerArt.com

 

RETURN TO TOP

 


Louise Huebner. (c) 2003

Website Design by Wolfden Creations