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Two Recent block printing commissions 

These are two blockprinting commissions from this winter. Both of these are registered by eye, as I was working in the smaller space indoors.

First, a set of trim options on crossdyed silk, using the Russian round block, the heart from the pony print, a rose, and a diamond made of hearts carved by Fjorlief. 133 more words

Printing

Notley government cutting executives' pay at 23 agencies, boards and commissions

The Alberta government is cutting the pay of the highest-earning executives at 23 agencies, boards and commissions.

Finance Minister Joe Ceci says the province is also eliminating bonus payments and market modifiers as well as capping severance pay to one year, for an estimated savings of $16 million a year. 478 more words

Politics

Where Shiloh stands now

I am enjoying the challenge of capturing Shiloh in watercolor.  I’m at the stage now where I want to lay in a varied color background probably in blues and browns that will capture the shaggy white edges around his ears and shoulder fur.   119 more words

Watercolor

Hooked

Yesterday I spent the afternoon shooting crochet hooks for a new collaboration with Kate of Wiseheart Studio. Kate’s a weaver and is currently in the process of creating crochet rolls out of her own handwoven fabrics but she needed some fabric for lining them. 65 more words

Photography

THE NINTH UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY GENERAL: MR. ANTONIO GUTERRES ASSUMES NEW ROLE

Mr. Antonio Guterres began his new mandate as the ninth United Nations Secretary General on January 1st.  Speaking shortly after he took the oath of office on December 12, 2016, Mr. 213 more words

Commissions

A brilliant studio day

Everyday we artists wake up with brilliant plans. Each morning is a blissful waking dream of what we could do, on how we would produce loads of beautiful creative works. 255 more words

Mind Body Equation