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Ansel Adams

I had known this show was going on since early in June. One evening  I even tried to make it to the gallery but  the Friday night traffic from Dallas to Fort Worth is a hopeless mission  so I sat with my friends at… 594 more words

Photography

Clearing - Haiku

Haiku Horizons Prompt – “Clear”

the fall of the rain

winter clearing past seasons

a picturesque view-

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Photo Credit: derbyshireartist

Poetry

FINGER IN THE SKY

FINGER IN THE SKY ————–

JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST,
MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 —————

New Mexico usually offers a clear blue sky with only a few puffy white clouds. 80 more words

Photo And Text

The 19th century was the one where art began to run downhill into a pretentious market

Into the abstract abyss.

http://www.spectator.co.uk/books/books-feature/9269031/a-strange-business-by-james-hamilton-review/

There are very many familiar things here, and it is not hard to suggest modern-day equivalents to the hard-nosed dealer, the artist with more of an eye on capitalising his talent than developing his skill, the collector who buys and sells with such rapidity that he could really best be regarded as a species of dealer.

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Art

Santa Fe Block Design Challenge, and a Giveaway

A  friend of mine was talking about my designs at dinner a couple of weeks ago and she challenged me to take one block design and use it in several quilt designs.   271 more words

Creativity

Support Beam Excerpt

Hello. As promised, here’s an excerpt from the short story I entered in Glimmer Train’s New Writer’s Competition. Maybe you can find out where I went wrong! 1,785 more words

Writing

Enigma

Insignia scrawled across each wall
There’s little and much to see and be seen
The ecstatic waves bring a morning overflow
and as the crash ensues the fall feels greater than the climb… 38 more words

Art