Category Archives: Film

Y2 Art Resolutions #5: Buried But Not Obscured

I could not help myself. When you begin to experiment with layering media, the evolutions can be surprising. Exhilarating. And the ideas relentless. After experimenting with a blue palette the other day, I wondered how transparent gold and warm reds … Continue reading

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Study 95: Art Resolutions-Bea’s Garden and the Bird Girl

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. When I am traveling, I often find myself exploring gardens. All are studies in design. Some designs directed by aesthetics. Some by function. Some … Continue reading

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Study 90: Art Resolutions-Mental Segues

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Behind the scenes To the uninformed observer, it may seem that I am woefully behind in this resolute quest to keep my hand moving … Continue reading

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Study 88: Art Resolutions-Abstracting the Sumac

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study everyday for a year. Lloyd Wright, Wisconsin, and the Striking Staghorn Those who have followed this blog for a while have heard me wax rhapsodic a time or two … Continue reading

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Study 83: Art Resolutions-Early Me Meets Later Me

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. PBS aired a documentary on the Cliburn piano competition and I am inspired. Lately, I have succumbed to the increasing speed of my life’s … Continue reading

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Episode 12: The Kalispell Adventure—Independence, butterflies, and the open range

A long trip takes a long time to tell. I’ve been back from my western adventure nearly 3 months and only half the story is told. Now, the vividness is gone. Replaced by  soft, blurred images that seem imagined. But … Continue reading

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Episode 10: The Kalispell Adventure-Peak Experiences

  Prologue This week was, as my former mother-in-law would have said, challenging. Being able to return to the memories and photos and Kalispell Adventure inspirations is healing after a week on “the front line.” So now, step back in time with … Continue reading

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