Monthly Archives: September 2015

Fan-dancing with the tiger

While leafing through my resource materials analyzing classic cat poses (see last post) I tripped over one showing tigers painted on fans. Just last month I had explored fan painting after receiving gift papers from another artist.  I painted an … Continue reading

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Burning bright: tiger (Part 1)

As children we often heard our grandmother fret about a possible  ‘wolf at the door’. Because bears, moose, cougars and other assorted wildlife occasionally showed up on our farm, the idea of a real wolf threatening our livelihood was credible. … Continue reading

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