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Life on the River

LIFE ON THE RIVER

My life on the River that I have been blessed to have grown up on has helped shape the very person that I have become. Throughout my...

Spring Tumbles In. and Winter Staggers Defiantly Out

SPRING TUMBLES IN. AND WINTER STAGGERS DEFIANTLY OUT

"Springing out of Winter" - oil on oak panel 10 x 17 inches Although this plein air moment, painted directly from in front of our Rockport...

 
 
 
Joy. to the World!!!

JOY. TO THE WORLD!!!

On a different plane Today... I am setting aside earlier obstacles which darkened my spirit to share with you a gift of pure magic...

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...

 
 
 



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 ...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Cows,Pasture, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Cows,Pasture, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art For Sale, “Second Gathering” By Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

Sometimes I wonder if anyone thinks the colors I use in a painting are what my eyes see when viewing my inspiration. The answer is no. I just love to exaggerate and explore... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, “Garden Path” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, “Garden Path” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

7"x7"x1.25" Mixed Media on Panel /Available $250 Read more ...

Child, Little Girl, Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting, White Dress "Angel" By...

Child, Little Girl, Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting, White Dress "Angel" By Texas Artist Debra Hurd

20"x16" Oil on Canvas/sold Commissions welcome, more info HERE Visit to Read more ...

New York City to Combat Rising Sea Levels by Extending the Manhattan Coastline

New York City to Combat Rising Sea Levels by Extending the Manhattan Coastline

Via NYCEDC New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced plans for a $10 billion coastal resilience project, designed to protect Lower Manhattan from flooding. In an... Read more ...

SOLD 'Misty Morning in Le Marais' Il Commencé à Paris Series An Original Oil...

SOLD 'Misty Morning in Le Marais' Il Commencé à Paris Series An Original Oil Painting by Claire Beadon Carnell

SOLD 'Misty Morning in Le Marais' Il Commencé à Paris Series Oil on Stretched Canvas 16 x 20 While in the Marais District of Paris, I was instantlydrawn to this building with... Read more ...

Adaptive Reuse of a SOM Landmark / Inaba Williams Architects

Adaptive Reuse of a SOM Landmark / Inaba Williams Architects

© Naho Kubota Architects: Inaba Williams Architects Location: New York, United States Category: Adaptive reuse Area: 15200.0 ft2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Naho Kubota Read more ...

Female Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape "On Vacation" by Oklahoma...

Female Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape "On Vacation" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

Contemporary Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape 24"x24"x1.5 Acrylic on Canvas Available Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Tree, Landscape Art Painting "Tree of...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Tree, Landscape Art Painting "Tree of Life" by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

36"High x48" Wide Acrylic on Wood/Available Available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Foxes in the Henhouse: 1938

Foxes in the Henhouse: 1938

September 1938. "Children buying groceries in co-op store. Greenbelt, Maryland." Medium format negative by Marion Post Woolcott. View full size. Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract, "Golden Mantle" by Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson...

Mixed Media Abstract, "Golden Mantle" by Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson Fine Art

This triptych is on 3 gallery wrapped canvases of varying widths of 8 inches, 18 inches and 24 inches. Each canvas is 24 inches in height and 1.5 inches in depth. Final... Read more ...