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Weekly Update

We made some awesome masks last week. It’s a wonderful process, and always an adventure with the messy mache. Enjoy these pictures, and scroll down for the schedule. I’m on a semi-vacation this week with helping Scotty with his scallop

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Weekly Update

We made some awesome masks last week. It’s a wonderful process, and always an adventure with the messy mache. Enjoy these pictures, and scroll down for the schedule. I’m on a semi-vacation this week with helping Scotty with his scallop

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On to week 3 – Mask Making!

I’m up in my air conditioned studio starting a painting (well, at least I’ve set up), and planning for Week 3’s Mask Making. We are very glad we had those ductless mini splits installed when we were building this house. The weather

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On to week 3 – Mask Making!

I’m up in my air conditioned studio starting a painting (well, at least I’ve set up), and planning for Week 3’s Mask Making. We are very glad we had those ductless mini splits installed when we were building this house. The weather

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On to Week 2

Week 1 of the Summer Six was a blast. Over the course of 4 mornings we did air-dry clay, watercolor, pastel, and on the last day painted our clay stuff and made acrylic paintings. Week 2 is a 3-day smorgasbord, Tues

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On to Week 2

Week 1 of the Summer Six was a blast. Over the course of 4 mornings we did air-dry clay, watercolor, pastel, and on the last day painted our clay stuff and made acrylic paintings. Week 2 is a 3-day smorgasbord, Tues

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Summer Sessions

The summer schedule is looking good. I’m hoping to get a few more for mask making July 22-26, 1-4:00. This is an awesome process where we design, create and decorate unique masks. If you know anyone who might be interested,

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Summer Sessions

The summer schedule is looking good. I’m hoping to get a few more for mask making July 22-26, 1-4:00. This is an awesome process where we design, create and decorate unique masks. If you know anyone who might be interested,

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Summer Update

Greetings from the other side of the continent. I am at Joint Base Lewis McChord near Tacoma, WA. The landscape and tall trees around here are gorgeous, and I’m often surprised to see Mt Ranier looming in the distance. The view

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Summer Update

Greetings from the other side of the continent. I am at Joint Base Lewis McChord near Tacoma, WA. The landscape and tall trees around here are gorgeous, and I’m often surprised to see Mt Ranier looming in the distance. The view

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Summer Fun at the Top

Lots more pencils, lots more books, sketchbooks that is, for drawing all of the wonders of summer.  Weather permitting we’ll start off every smorgasbord class with a bit of Backyard Naturalist, my brand of nature journaling. To slow down, observe, and record the

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Summer Fun at the Top

Lots more pencils, lots more books, sketchbooks that is, for drawing all of the wonders of summer.  Weather permitting we’ll start off every smorgasbord class with a bit of Backyard Naturalist, my brand of nature journaling. To slow down, observe, and record the

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Yay for Summer!

Last week of classes until the Summer! Some have expressed interest in summer sessions, but no one has committed yet. So, please if you want something or plan on attending, let me know formally. At this point, the schedule is

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Yay for Summer!

Last week of classes until the Summer! Some have expressed interest in summer sessions, but no one has committed yet. So, please if you want something or plan on attending, let me know formally. At this point, the schedule is

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Countdown to Summer

Wow, this year has just flown right by; only two more weeks of regular classes. Ecological Research & Development Group has invited us to participate in their annual Young Voices Horseshoe Crab and the Arts Competition. The deadline is June

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Countdown to Summer

Wow, this year has just flown right by; only two more weeks of regular classes. Ecological Research & Development Group has invited us to participate in their annual Young Voices Horseshoe Crab and the Arts Competition. The deadline is June

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Lilac time!

Getting excited for summer.  I’ll be away from June 22- July 2. Happy to announce that About That Apple was juried into the Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod’s For Pastels Only On Cape Cod 2019, that will be at the

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Lilac time!

Getting excited for summer.  I’ll be away from June 22- July 2. Happy to announce that About That Apple was juried into the Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod’s For Pastels Only On Cape Cod 2019, that will be at the

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Weekly Update 5/19/19

EXHIBITORS: Please pick up your artwork from the show at your earliest convenience. The box will be on the front porch during the day and in the house at night to keep it from getting damp. So, please remember to

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Weekly Update 5/19/19

EXHIBITORS: Please pick up your artwork from the show at your earliest convenience. The box will be on the front porch during the day and in the house at night to keep it from getting damp. So, please remember to

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