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The Ocean

Although I live in and love the Midwest where big skies, wind and sun are abundant, a part of me seeks the salt spray and reflective beauty of being by the sea.  This pastel painting I recently completed is of … 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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This Year, This Beauty

This Year, This Beauty.

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Umbrellas in May

Umbrellas in May.

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Eat Local Think Global

Are you a “locavore?”   This word caught my eye today  and I find it suits my growing anticipation for the opening of our local Farmers Market.   A regional foodie’s magazine used this term which got me thinking.  Great word!  I’m … Continue reading

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Handmade is Personal

I love to sew.  Mom taught me when I was about 11 years old.  Unbelievably, my first project was a pink swimsuit and I wore it!  Since starting up again after a dry spell of about 15 years I’ve become … Continue reading

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