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An Object of Beauty

One of the many reasons I read books is to learn about subjects I know nothing about.  And one of the many subjects I know nothing about is art.  602 more words

The # 1 Tip that Star Artists Use to be a Success

Most of you probably remember Steve Martin as that “wild and crazy guy” from SNL, the father from Parenthood, or the writer of such hits as… 220 more words



I really want to come up with a funny, witty, fantastic blog post for this. But I am a complete zombie today. Please forgive me. This book isn’t so much about an artist as it is about art. 82 more words


Inspired by Reading - An Object of Beauty

The May book for Andrew Thornton‘s Inspired by Reading Book Club was Steve Martin’s An Object of Beauty.  It was a good story and fascinating to learn a little something about works of art and the workings of the art world.  800 more words

Ten Books I Almost Put Down but Didn't

Finally! My first Top Ten Tuesday! I’ve been saying for months that I would participate in this weekly post because it’s a great way to keep me posting between reviews, but I’ve been having a hell of a time remembering to do it. 683 more words

Another Busy Week

It’s been another busy week for us at the gallery: between getting ready for the holidays, getting ready to see the end of the construction that has been plaguing us SINCE APRIL, a few ups a few downs…. 624 more words

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An Object of Beauty (Steve Martin)

I fell in love with Pablo Picasso at 13. I went to the Picasso museum and had a generally pleasant time until I saw Olga Dans Un Fauteuil.  610 more words

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