Jan15, 2016


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The Rams will be returning to Los Angeles and will play the 2016 season there, probably in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum until their new stadium in Inglewood, California has been completed.  The new stadium will be a state-of-the art, 1.85B edifice with every amenity a fan could possibly want, but my heart will always […]

Jan4, 2016

Exhibiting at Carnevale Gallery, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV

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Congratulations to Tony Carnevale on the opening of his brand new fine art gallery, the Carnevale Gallery at Las Vegas’ famous Caesars Palace.  We are so happy for him and especially thrilled that Tony has chosen the Deacon Jones Foundation’s NFL Art as his opening exhibit.

Tony opened yesterday, January 2nd, and the reaction to our […]

Dec9, 2015


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December 9, 1938–This day in history, a star was born.  Today, December 9th, is the birthday of my beloved husband, David “Deacon” Jones.  I was up all night thinking about what I should say about him to our friends and to his fans.  There is so much that I could write, but I think that […]

Dec8, 2015


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Who says the pass rush is dead?  The past couple of weeks sports broadcasters have been saying that the pass rush is dead and it is now all about pressure.  What are they talking about and what do they know?  The goal has always been about pressure, and the Sack is a result of that.  […]

Nov28, 2015


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“Wouldn’t you love to determine the ultimate fate of your dentist, or, better yet, your lawyer?  Wouldn’t you love to go to his office and mess up his game, mess up his contract, mess up his life, and punish him for all your pain and suffering?  Wouldn’t you love to foul him, fine him, and […]

Nov19, 2015


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MY FAVORITE ARTIST is my friend, 7 year old Mario Oliva. 

Mario is a wonderful artist, so several months ago I asked him if he would do a football painting for the Deacon Jones Foundation’s NFL collection.  He asked me to give him reference pictures and I searched and gave him a lot.  Apparently his mother […]

Nov17, 2015

Rams Photo

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Deacon Jones and the Los Angeles Rams on the field of play.

Oct3, 2015

Mojave Art and Scholarship Program Sponsored by the DJF

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We are so proud of our first class of students in the after school Mojave Art and Scholarship Program. Stay tuned for more on the progress of these amazingly talented individuals. We can’t wait until the end of the program to award our first series of scholarships.

This program is sponsored by the Deacon Jones Foundation […]

Oct1, 2015

Five Questions with Featured Artist Ben Teeter

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1) What is your inspiration for painting? What made you want to pursue a career in art? 

I realized at a young age that I had a raw artistic talent, when other kids started taking notice of my drawings. In grade school, I had to do an “alphabet book project”. I chose to have each letter of […]

Sep2, 2015

Five Questions with Featured Artist Larry “Klu” Klukaszewski

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1) What is your inspiration for painting? What made you want to pursue a career in art?

My inspiration for painting is my family. Though I have always enjoyed painting, as I began having children, I began painting more and more as a way to supplement my teaching income. I feel very blessed to be able […]