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PIRATES – a new mini series

Four pirates have landed in my zoo (with more to follow: Click on images for a larger view (opens in another window).

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New Critters

I’ve been watching PBS documentaries lately, and find myself making more notes on interesting living creatures. Of course, this leads to trying some new anthropomorphism and mini paintings. These are cell-phone photos and not the very best.

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Hiatus, Retirement, I’m Back

That’s a lousy way to headline a post, but it’s the only thing I could come up with to explain why I have been so absent and now I am suddenly back at it. *whew* 2018 was an unproductive year … Continue reading

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Most Recent Minis

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The Dead Fly Pub

This was my very first Faerie house. It was a serious undertaking, with lath for the floor (stained) and walls made from needlepoint plastic and fabric draped over both sides using Alene’s draping glue.I glued the lath to a 1/4″ … Continue reading

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TCFW News & Sneak Previews

You may have noticed that I have been updating gallery pages. Or maybe not, but that would be why I am writing this post. I am gearing up for the Holiday season, and I hope to make a few sales … Continue reading

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Evolution of an Artist

I did my very first solo art show (since 1978 – I did one in 1978 when I was still a hippie-child, and I totally missed the mark of nurturing a patron, but I was young and thought I could … Continue reading

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Silverton Fine Arts Festival 2017

I have neglected my website! Summer came, and came with a vengeance: we’ve had nearly 60 days of no rain and the loft has been stifling. My daughter came to visit for ten days and I spent those days entertaining … Continue reading

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Newest Pieces

Mavis, the Office Manager. She’s everything I hope my office thinks I am: stylish, soft-hearted, but a force to be reckoned with. 2×3″ acrylic on canvas.   Mara Mapuche. She’s a Mara from Patagonia, a wise woman of the Mapuche … Continue reading

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Princess Bride – Farm Animals Redux

This was a special commission for a good friend on the other side of the country. She sent me some old photos of the farm animals they raised when her girls were still little. It took me about three weeks … Continue reading

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