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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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Rescue Collie

Three years a go, I rescued a mini collie from a yard sale. I think I paid $5 for him, far too much. The woman who sold him to me said she had painted him, and she was quite pleased … Continue reading

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The Project List

I worked on cleaning my studio today. It’s mostly a little dust, some dog hair, and a ton of unfinished projects standing in the way of things. I wrote down every single unfinished project. Every.Single.One. There’s a lot. And some … Continue reading

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Art Shows

Well, I’ve done submitted my applications (bad grammar intended). Two shows this summer. Juried. I have a lot of work ahead of me. So while I await those decisions, I thought I’d share this: the progression of Bewicks’ Wren in … Continue reading

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choosing photos to submit

I am at that point: submitting photos to be juried, so I can show my art at one (or two) art shows this summer. I do not have professional photos, and I am trying to decide which of MY photos … Continue reading

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Trygve Goes Rogue

I spent Christmas in Georgia with my son and his family. We went a lot of places, and with the sole exception of downtown Savannah. my son kept saying he wanted to see a real, living alligator. We did not … Continue reading

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Where Women Create)

There is a magazine (a great one, I might add) about “where Women…” Create, Do Business, Whatever. It has been a bit of an inspiration for me. I buy it when I am in line at the fabric/craft store and … Continue reading

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TenWreck Hedghog – A Band

Heavy metal? Punk? or my favorite genre: Americana? Nah, they aren’t your average balladeer, so they’re either punk, emo, or heavy metal. You decide. Titi D. Rotten (pronounced TeeTee). Born Tim Tenrec, he’s one of the Founding Members of the … Continue reading

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Stripes All-Female Soccer Team

Long legged striped baby animals. I don’t remember how I came to the decision that animals I was researching would become members of an elite all-girls’ International soccer team, but it must have been in early December of 2016. It … Continue reading

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A Mini Football Team

I have been sitting on this little project for a while. I thought, at first, that I was going to paint a couple cheerleaders with pom-pons: an okapi, a bongo, a lesser kudu, and a quagga. All animals with stripes … Continue reading

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