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Best Postal Worker Artist? / Kermit Oliver / Waco, Texas

I came across this article, and just had to post it!  From ‘Inside Wealth’ Source: Hermes Hermes scarf with “Pony Express,” by Kermit Oliver. We tend to think of Hermes scarves as being designed by European masters – the giants of Old World painting … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Jean-Marc Richel / Spring Green, Wisconsin

I met Jean-Paul and saw his paintings at a gallery opening last night (http://www.gallery218.com/) where we are each showing some of our work. You should watch his short video to appreciate his images even more.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVT8P0vbAAA I’m a French Visual … Continue reading

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Making It / Kendra Bulgrin / Kewaunee, WI

I’ve somehow lost the short description of her process that Kendra sent me, but basically, she poses her miniatures, photographs them, and then paints from the photo.  If she sends me a better description than that, I’ll update this post. … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Kendra Bulgrin / Kewaunee, WI

I’ll let Kendra tell you about her work, but I find it very powerful. “My work examines the longing for identity and the subsequent expectations associated with identity and memory. I question how identity is constructed through images, family, home, … Continue reading

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An Artist’s Blog to Check Out / POINTSTHRUPROSE

Here is an interesting blog to check out.  Primarily prose, but visual art as well. “POINTSTHRUPROSE is a collective blog created to show the works of many artists in one platform. Not all artists have the time or desire to … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / MAURICE SAPIRO / Connecticut

I found Maurice’s site because he often comments of another blog I follow.  http://barbaraelka.com/  He does wonderful photography.  http://mauricesapirophotography.wordpress.com/  And, I discovered that he produces beautiful paintings as well.                          … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Cathy Savel

“Nature as art, in absolute detail. A never ending paradox that tears me from reality. Everything has a spirit, a voice that needs to be listened to. Creativity is my passion. This was the journey of my childhood, as I … Continue reading

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