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Art eh.

My New Year’s resolutions are coming along. The first piece of the year has been sold and two more commissions are coming along. This one was the first requested piece, Not much to it, but it was paid for and … Continue reading

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Drawing to a close

December is drawing to a close and along with it 2016 which on a socio political front might have been a bit fubar but on the home front things are basically good. Yesterday was the fifth anniversary of Lynn’s death … Continue reading

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Solitary

Just one post in November belies the fact that there were actually things going on. The picture book that was finished in the spring has been submitted to four publishers directly now. That’s after sending it to six agents and … Continue reading

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And then there was one

The Stewart Hall 2017 Art Rental Collection allowed for three entries. The three framed pieces I entered were my three best. Two were rejected but one made it through – this one. To have even one make it my first … Continue reading

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Diving into the art world

My coworkers at my second job – artists all – encouraged (I might say pressured) me to enter three pieces to content for a spot in the annual Stewart Hall Art Rental Collection. It seems a might early in the … Continue reading

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Alleyway and Cape Cod

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A little painting

The painting I’ve been doing this week has been all about repainting the bedroom. It can be hot work during a heat wave but it’s done now. Last week I finished a watercolour that I am going to use as … Continue reading

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Latest efforts

Just my latest – been trying the grid method for doing faces. It is time consuming but works. I still think I need to learn how to freehand it though. Working on it.

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Surrounded by artists

Donna sews and has been learning to make soap. What you need to understand about Donna is that there is nothing half measure when she takes up a task. When she learned to cook she became a chef. When she … Continue reading

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Art is written too

Sing to silence exist in notes bent to ephemeral breath. Our daughter just rolled her 78th day in hospital which is far more than either of us ever anticipated. A smidge over 11 weeks with more to come. Things are … Continue reading

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