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Nostos - A Christmas Homecoming. of Sorts

NOSTOS - A CHRISTMAS HOMECOMING. OF SORTS

Happy New Year... to ALL! We both managed to hobble through the Christmas crunch with some help from my brother Don who came to visit...

A Christmas Homecoming. of Sorts

A CHRISTMAS HOMECOMING. OF SORTS

Happy New Year... to ALL! We both managed to hobble through the Christmas crunch with some help from my brother Don who came to visit...

 
 
 
Somewhere Out There. Beyond Words

SOMEWHERE OUT THERE. BEYOND WORDS

I had almost decided to forego posting this New Year's message. Given the extreme discomfort that Deb and I have both felt during this...

Another. and Unexpected Adjustment to Celebrating Christmas

ANOTHER. AND UNEXPECTED ADJUSTMENT TO CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS

Once again this season... it has been necessary for us to adjust our Christmas celebrations. What would normally be our traditional...

 
 
 
Unfinished Business

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

I rarely have a painting project misfire and allow it to hang about. Even in the field when I am working en plein air and directly...

First Person. or Sitting. Face to Face - Portraiture - Part Three

FIRST PERSON. OR SITTING. FACE TO FACE - PORTRAITURE - PART THREE

The term "first person" in language infers that the speaker himself, or herself is the narrator of the conversation or story being...

 
 
 
"Lest We Forget"

"LEST WE FORGET"

The words in the title of this post have always played a significant role in my life every November. November has always been a difficult...

Autumn Interlude. The Universe Speaks

AUTUMN INTERLUDE. THE UNIVERSE SPEAKS

This post follows the current pattern of events and my thinking ability lately... and might appeared scattered and lacking continuity....

 
 
 
Using your "Voice". "Make a joyful noise." - Part One

USING YOUR "VOICE". "MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE." - PART ONE

While my post title here suggests a speaking or singing voice, I am alluding to a deep and abiding belief that one's "voice" and choice...

Remembrance Day 2018. "Lest we forget."

REMEMBRANCE DAY 2018. "LEST WE FORGET."

On this cold November 11th, 2018, I found myself... as I have many times among the quiet crowd of many faces of citizens of Brockville...

 
 
 
A Canadian Camino. a beginning and an end

A CANADIAN CAMINO. A BEGINNING AND AN END

My thanks and gratitude to fellow blogger Caroline Simmill of Scotland for her generous presence and the encouragement that she sent...

When "Enlightenment". Displaces Grief. even Temporarily

WHEN "ENLIGHTENMENT". DISPLACES GRIEF. EVEN TEMPORARILY

Applying the "Camino Format and Walking Towards The Light "Life isn't a science. We make it up as we go." - Al Hirschfield My Dilemma......

 
 
 
Yesterday vs Today

YESTERDAY VS TODAY

So often we reject looking back as being a negative, and throw about derisive platitudes such as, "You can't live in the past." While...

Finding Love. in the strangest places

FINDING LOVE. IN THE STRANGEST PLACES

Scottish Seashore Heart Asphalt Heart in our driveway Heart peeking out through winter ice "Damaged" heart A small segment of Allie's...

 
 
 
Life's About Family

LIFE'S ABOUT FAMILY

I must apologize for the delay in posting this salute to the other members of my family... who have contributed to the success and...

THE POWER OF MOTHERSHIP. AND MUSIC

Today, Wednesday March 8th marks International Women's Day around the world. It seemed relevant and necessary for me to recognize and...

 
 
 
Further to BIG things. with a small stick

FURTHER TO BIG THINGS. WITH A SMALL STICK

In the last post I shared a very meaningful and magical Venetian moment that I experienced so many years ago. Ravel's "Bolero" continues...

"BOTH SIDES NOW"

Prologue The satisfaction I received with having completed the BIG project with a small and limited tool box had scarcely registered...

 
 
 
Good. Friday???

GOOD. FRIDAY???

The coldness and finality of Crucifixion and the constant reminder of ultimate sacrifice of Christ is visually arresting here in Rockport...

Celebrating Allie. October 20th , 2018

CELEBRATING ALLIE. OCTOBER 20TH , 2018

I have struggled for a couple of weeks... trying to prepare myself for this emotionally charged day in October... the most difficult...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Portrait & Figure Painting Workshop at the Scottsdale Artists' School

Portrait & Figure Painting Workshop at the Scottsdale Artists' School

"Painting the Portrait and Figure in Full Color, And Exploration of Mark Making and Composing with Hue". February 12-16, $775 + $50 model fee/ 5 days. Scottsdale... Read more ...

Abstract Still Life Flower Art Painting "Flashing Primaries" by Florida...

Abstract Still Life Flower Art Painting "Flashing Primaries" by Florida Impressionism Artist Annie St Martin

Flashing Primaries is an oil painting done on canvas paper. I love the primary colors. So much diversity with only three colors...the basis for it all. Life is so simple, why... Read more ...

Striped House / Wutopia Lab

Striped House / Wutopia Lab

© CreatAR Images Architects: Wutopia Lab Location: Qinhuangdao,China Chief Architect: Ting Yu Project Architect: Zhilin Mu Design Team: Dali Pan, Wutian Sun Area: 35.0... Read more ...

Y House / Nguyen Khac Phuoc Architects

Y House / Nguyen Khac Phuoc Architects

© Hiroyuki Oki Architects: Nguyen Khac Phuoc Architects Location: Vietnam Architect In Charge: Nguyen Khac Phuoc Design Team: Tran Duy Han, Diep Xuan Minh, Pham Anh Dung, Hoang... Read more ...

Painting Small Portraits and Figure Studies in Watercolor

Painting Small Portraits and Figure Studies in Watercolor

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Painting Faces and Portraits in Watercolor Do you enjoy sketching and doodling faces in watercolor? I know... Read more ...

Tiny and strange gouache and oil paint debrisby Dusty RayPosted

Tiny and strange gouache and oil paint debrisby Dusty RayPosted

Tiny and strange gouache and oil paint debris by Dusty Ray Posted by Chaz Follow us on Instagram! CROSSCONNECTMAG Read more ...

Jewish Documentation and Research Center of Mexico / Ezra Cherem Behar &...

Jewish Documentation and Research Center of Mexico / Ezra Cherem Behar & Alan Cherem Hamui

© LGM Studio - Luis Gallardo Architects: Ezra Cherem Behar, Alan Cherem Hamui Location: Córdoba 238, Col. Roma Norte, Del. Cuauhtémoc, CDMX, Mexico Architects In Charge: Ezra... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale

Messages from the Earth can be heard when when you pay attention to nature. 9"x12" Acrylic on Paper/Available $200.00 Read more ...

Maple Street School Preschool / BFDO Architects + 4Mativ Design Studio

Maple Street School Preschool / BFDO Architects + 4Mativ Design Studio

© Lesley Unruh Architects: 4Mativ Design Studio , BFDO Architects Location: Brooklyn, NY, United States Architects In Charge: BFDO Architects with 4Mativ Design Studio Area... Read more ...

Pen secrets, part two

Pen secrets, part two

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