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Pacific Coast Morning

Pacific Coast Morning – pastel painting Advertisements

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Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass or Jazz Oceans and Pegged Pants are Forever

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_KDPUTyDyQ I just found this video of hot ’60’s jazz artist Herb Alpert and couldn’t stop smiling.  Wanted to share regardless whether the viewer/listener was around at that time, but just for the coolness, the pleasure, the feeling of the … Continue reading

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I “Got It”

I’ve continued with a multi media art class weekly for over a year, and just about a month ago had a breakthrough where I suddenly felt that I “got it.”  That did not mean anything rare but something in me suddenly … Continue reading

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Old Bridge in Ireland

Old Bridge in Ireland

Photo taken by my daughter and son in law while touring Ireland this winter. Although I have traveled England in the past couple years it has been over 25 years since I’ve seen Ireland! I remember the green and the beautiful rivers.

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Strength and Brilliance

  Some mornings I feel I could walk across America.  Rising sunlight filtering through tree branches, brisk dog walk, my full breath with lungs wide… Strength is being present and awake.  My lab gets it. This is “whispering” – no … Continue reading

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This Year, This Beauty

This Year, This Beauty.

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Umbrellas in May

Otherwise known as parasols, one look at these colorful umbrellas on cotton fabric and I was inspired!  Aprons, handbags, rosettes…this imagery made me spin with ideas.  Could it be that the colorful ,visual spirals were a  neurological jump-start, like plugging … Continue reading

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