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Goat Lake Hike

With a sunny day in early March and the bikes out of commission for a few days we set off to check out Goat Lake.  Located about 31mi east of Granite Falls out Mt. 208 more words

To be normal or not to be - That is the question

Is it okay to be normal? Don’t get me wrong, but I have a quaint feeling that we normal people are a minority. Almost everyday we read in the newspaper about 15 year olds clearing IIT or patenting their inventions. 461 more words

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High School

We had about 4 towns all attending the same school because the area was (and still is) so incredibly small. There has never been a need for a middle school. 595 more words


Portrait Painting-2

Second of Five All Day Workshops with Artist David Chen

Painting from Live Model Alla Prima For this workshop we looked at the method of measuring out the face with the “fifths method”. 777 more words

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The Balancing Act Homework and Extracurricular Lives in School-Aged Children

For every generation of parents who have school age children, there is a theme that binds parents from the past to present: either there is too much homework, or too many extracurricular activities. 1,748 more words


Tonal Studies in Grey - 2

Second in the Series of Five Monthly Workshops with David Chen

Mixing Grey Tones and How to Make Them Better

As We discussed last month when ever you change a colour photo or any image from colour to a greyscale or black and white image, you are creating an image made up of grey tones. 865 more words

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International Students can Experience Some Cornish Surf

The Cornish coastline is around the south west peninsular of the UK and is full of scraggy cliffs, hidden coves and long beaches with white sand, which are some of the best in Europe. 330 more words

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