Monthly Archives: December 2011

2011 in review

First, I want to say thank you to all of you who read my blog.   It really does mean a lot to me to have people reading and following what I’m doing.  You are amazing.  There is a song … Continue reading

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Blackety Black, Please Come Back

I may have said this before, but I love working from black backgrounds.  When I did the paintings of the fawns, I started out with a black background.  I am going to do the same for the painting of Sue’s … Continue reading

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A Happy Birthday Portrait

Today is a special day.  And to mark this special day, Tom and Amy McNamara, Bob and Chris McNamara and Cyndi and Young Song have asked me to paint a portrait for their sister Sue.  It is her birthday!  The subject? … Continue reading

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Snow in a Jar

This year has been a little disappointing as far as snow goes.  The other day I decided to do something about it and made a few snow globes.  This year my Christmas will be white, even if it’s only in … Continue reading

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Why Decorating for Christmas Matters to Me

Decorating for Christmas seems like such a trivial thing to many who believe in the religious importance of Christmas.  Then there are others who decorate for Christmas because it’s just the thing to do at this time of year.  I … Continue reading

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