Category Archives: Farm Life

Villa Lucci-Day 191: Launching the studio and an unexpected monsoon season

A new travel adventure begins. This series chronicles the migration from Ohio to a new studio life at Villa Lucci in Mazomanie, Wisconsin. Last blog, I promised a stab at prequels. Well, I’m not ready to go there. Too much … Continue reading

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Villa Lucci: Day 168-Many Plates

A new travel adventure begins. This series chronicles the migration from Ohio to a new studio life at Villa Lucci in Mazomanie, Wisconsin. I have started at least 5 blog drafts since my Easter post at Day 137. All that … Continue reading

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Villa Lucci-Day 78: No bunnies for Easter

A new travel adventure begins. This series chronicles the migration from Ohio to a new life at Villa Lucci in Mazomanie, Wisconsin. The wild and the hiding. As if on cue, the past week heralding the beginning of calendar spring, … Continue reading

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Day 11 Villa Lucci: Morning has broken.

A new travel adventure begins. This series chronicles the migration from Ohio to a new life at Villa Lucci in Mazomanie, Wisconsin. Behind. Seven days ago the movers arrived bearing my life in an Atlas van. I have posted one … Continue reading

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Y2 Art Resolutions: #12-Queen Anne of the Muchmore Kitchen

Y2 Art Resolutions is the second year of an evolving resolution to elevate every day by looking at art and creativity as a life’s philosophy. The summer heat has nearly strangled the waves of roadside chicory and Queen Anne’s lace. … Continue reading

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Study 100: Art Resolutions-The Mt. Muchmore Pine

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. When I moved to Mt. Muchmore, I was little impressed with the crooked, lone pine that stood sentinel on the front lawn. Not a … Continue reading

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Study 98: Art Resolutions-Taking liberties with plums

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Back and forth I go, seeing nature as it is. Seeing nature in abstraction. The reductionist in me enjoys that in abstracting, focus goes … Continue reading

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