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Ferris Wheel lights, July 2016

Sort of neat to see the different patterns that reveal themselves on longer exposures, seen here on the ferris wheel type ride (more like a long arm with people seated either end that swings around wildly).


Big Sky County Fair, July 2016

Took in the sights and sounds of the county fair at the Bozeman Fairgrounds on friday night. Super trippy late night wander through flashing lights and blasting noises….


Blue Ribbon!

My painting “BEACH AFTERNOON” (changed from “swim or surf”) won best amateur oil painting at the Orange County Fair!


County Fair - Llama or Alpaca

Just like last year, we visited the llama and alpaca tent. The same confusion exists as had existed last year as to which are which – llama or alpaca? 75 more words


Miss Hardin County 2015 farewell speech

Like the real procrastinator I am, I didn’t sit down to write this speech until yesterday. But in reality, my problem wasn’t my procrastination. My problem was that I couldn’t figure out how to write all the things I needed to say without taking more than just a few minutes. 553 more words

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County Fair Blues

If I close my eyes,  I can smell the freshly laid saw dust. I can feel the excitement tingling in the air as 4-Hers get ready for their projects to be judged. 908 more words


According to the International Association of Fairs and Expositions, the first American agricultural fair took place in Massachusetts in 1811. Our El Paso County (Colorado) Fair began as a modest gathering in 1905; today, it’s one of more than 3,200 annual fairs in North America. 129 more words