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The Happiness Factor – Get your Hygge On!

Not only is today the first day of spring, it is recognized as Happiness Day around the world. What makes you happy?

For me, it’s… 394 more words

People

Q: Pastel painting is the cornerstone of your practice. What attracted you to this medium?

A:  For starters soft pastel is the medium that I fell in love with many years ago.  I am fond of this article, “What is Pastel?” by Mike Mahon, and quote it here because it neatly sums up what I love about working with pastel. 546 more words

Creative Process

Insolence - The Dance Foyer at the Opera on the rue Le Peletier by Degas

Tension and fragility combat in the arena of the studio. Small bodies are asked to perform perfection. The master directs the sequences, stops the moves, and orders to start over, over, and over again. 216 more words

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