Monthly Archives: October 2011

Pumpkins by YOU!

Halloween is days away, but today in York it feels more like Christmas.  This is the view from my bedroom window: And it has only just begun!  We may get up to eight inches of snow today! And now back … Continue reading

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The New House

Here are some pictures of our new house.  I saved a few because  I’m going to put them in another post about possible spaces for my studio.  Most of these pictures were taken over the summer when Eric and I … Continue reading

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The Happening

On Thursday, Eric and I were living life as usual.  Then on Friday we moved.  It just sort of happened. You see, two years ago my father-in-law went to an estate sale to buy an antique music box, and came … Continue reading

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Hi Ho.

Can you guess what this post is about?  I’ll give you a hint:  I was not greeting a promiscuous woman.  Although, if you are a promiscuous woman I don’t want to be rude.  Hi. I’ve been experiencing some symptoms lately … Continue reading

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The End of a Project and a Tangent

I am so happy to have finished the paintings of Eric and me.  Here they are (although poorly photographed): There is something that I have been wanting to talk about for a couple of weeks, and it seems as if … Continue reading

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Pumpkin’s Back Alright!

I know that the headless horseman is a Halloween cliche, but for my pumpkin carving I still found myself drawn to the typical image of the horseman riding in the moonlight.  I used a couple of reference photos for the … Continue reading

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Today, as I was photographing my latest painting, I was surprised to find that I am almost done.  Just a few finishing touches.  Famous last words, right?  The painting of Eric also needs a little tweaking so that it fits … Continue reading

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