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Y2 Art Resolutions: #13-Tiny Creatures

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. When I began working these exercises again,  I figured a series was emerging. But yesterday, … Continue reading

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Study 102: Art Resolutions-Autumn from the Muchmore Veranda

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Autumn has descended nearly overnight and colors are glorious this year, though more subtle at Muchmore. The truth is–we need some sugar maples in … Continue reading

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Study 101: Art Resolutions-The Pine in Subversive Palette

Art resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. My conversations with other artists often revolve around distinctions and areas of overlap between art and craft. In my own work, I find little … Continue reading

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Study 97: Art Resolutions-In the Weeds

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. I am in the weeds again this morning. Another brief impression in morning hues. The beauty of watercolor is that you begin mixing the … 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 85: Art Resolutions-Mt. Philo

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. In plein art, the painter is always looking for “the” spot. That inspiring site where composition, lighting, color, and natural beauty converge. In Vermont, … Continue reading

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Study 82: Art Resolutions—Pleasant Abstractions

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Four, maybe five times, in my Illinois childhood, my parents would take us to Pleasant Lake in Wisconsin for a long weekend. We stayed … Continue reading

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