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31 Days Wrap-Up

October was an eventful month, from work having the number one tax return deadline of the year (October 15) to traveling with my daughter to Maine for a long weekend.  910 more words

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Check out the 2014 November Festival Guide

September and October were just brimming with events but November’s festival calendar still offers plenty of options. There are some staples, like the Brunswick Stew Festival and Inlight, but  make way for some new culinary festivals, a fantastical Quidditch tournament and celebration, and a moonshine festival at the end of the month. 1,319 more words

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A Walk in October (2014)

Rose; October 2014 at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Richmond, Virginia

October 2014 at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Richmond, Virginia

October 2014 at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, Richmond, Virginia… 817 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreamy

Everything that’s lovely is
But a brief, dreamy kind of delight.
― W.B. Yeats, Poems

I like the things around me to be beautiful and… 366 more words

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Chaos Is Inevitable - Part 1

In chaos, all is possible. 
Every incoming idea is welcomed, with no regard for reality. 
Forget time, money or reason; embrace a brimming universe!
Because if you start with rules, your creation will be stillborn. 519 more words

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Patience for the Learning Curve

This is the essence of Rembrandt’s advice to Van Hoogstraten:
the authentic craft develops naturally from one’s own experience.
So, it seems reasonable to suggest that the search should not be for the lost secrets, … 433 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Signs

Original

Detail boost

Pontillism

Desaturated with some color brushed back in

Colored Pencil

Sketch with a little bit of diffusion

Three tone poster with color… 286 more words

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