Betty's Memoir

Posted on the Oct 29, 2011 by Carlin Ross
Every Halloween Betty hosts a party in honor of Samhain - the "Celtic New Year".  My favorite part is our annual ritual.  Everyone brings a photo of an ancestor who has been especially...
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Posted on the Oct 25, 2011 by Betty Dodson
When I first self-published Liberating Masturbation, I was joking when I said I would have to award myself a degree in masturbation. Then in 1994, I received a PhD in Sexology from the Institute for...
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Posted on the Sep 23, 2011 by Carlin Ross
The first bit of press from our Norway trip is out.  This article ran in Dagbladet which is Norway's USA Today.  Our intern, Karen, translated it into english - here's the full interview...
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Posted on the Sep 02, 2011 by Carlin Ross
We made television history. Next up: Betty Dodson's Bodysex Workshop *fingerscrossed*
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Posted on the Aug 08, 2011 by Carlin Ross
This is exactly how I feel.  I'm so excited about our trip to Norway.  NRK Television is filming Betty doing a private session with Norway's most popular reality tv star for their series...
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Posted on the Jul 14, 2011 by Carlin Ross
We raised $20,254 on kickstarter for our documentary on Betty's Bodysex workshops. Thank you Thank you Thank you
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Posted on the Jun 10, 2011 by Carlin Ross
This is one of Betty's drawings from her Love Picture Exhibition - and that's Betty.  She and her boyfriend rigged up their polaroid camera and took pics of themselves in the throws of passion....
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Posted on the Jun 03, 2011 by Carlin Ross
This is my favorite self portrait of Betty.  She painted it in in the 1950s.  I love her perky breasts, long hair - she still has the same ass.  I wonder if she knew then that she was...
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Posted on the May 31, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Thousands of years before the time of Christ, the cannabis hemp plant was Earth's largest agricultural crop that produced the majority of fiber, fabric, lighting oil, paper, incense and medicines....
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Posted on the May 23, 2011 by Carlin Ross
This is one of Betty's early oil paintings done in 1962.  Her bacchanales became orgies - her orgies became group sex - her group sex became feminism and the rest is history. See all 400 images...
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Posted on the May 20, 2011 by Betty Dodson
The large charcoal is from the original love pictures series. I'm at a loss as to who owned it or if I even sold it to anyone during the original gallery show.  The surrounding pieces are prints...
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Posted on the May 09, 2011 by Carlin Ross
I love these old flyers.  You get how Betty's workshops grew out of the conscious raising groups of the feminist movement.  It was the logical extension of women coming together to share...
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Posted on the Apr 23, 2011 by Carlin Ross
This is one of my favorite "Betty Dodson" drawings.  I love the look in Jesus's eyes, his calves, and his erection.  If Jesus was a man, then he was sexual.  I think that's Betty's...
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Posted on the Apr 20, 2011 by Carlin Ross
Betty's art is finally up on the site.  It was a total labor of love - I had to scan slides, photoshop imperfections, upload each image individually, and add a description.  There are over...
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