Monthly Archives: April 2015

Out of the blue: the Common Loon

While my compositions on deep navy blue paper were drying I was inspired to consider other potential night scenes. The white plum blossoms framed in a small white metallic frame sat on an easel nearby; I knew I would tackle … Continue reading

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A leg up on luck: the rabbit

Distracting a grandson at the mall while Number One Daughter (aka the Easter Bunny) does her mystery shopping is easy in early April. The nearby pet store has an abundance of bunnies. Yes, bunnies tend to proliferate wherever they go. … Continue reading

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