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Your Grandma's Artist

You’re never too old to set a new goal or dream. An example of this can be found in the life and work of Grandma Moses. 281 more words


Lingering At the Home of Grandma Moses ~ Andrei Kushnir

Last year I was at a show by artist Andrei Kushnir at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley. What struck me right away was the places he had painted (in this show) were places I had been. 204 more words

Dawn M. Miller

Weekly Photo Challenge: Danger

Danger is a relative term, in this case, mostly relating to my state of mind. I’m working on a photo project. You might have read about it in my Saturday post: … 163 more words

Dawn M. Miller

Weekly Quote: Grandma Moses on Keeping Busy

Anna Mary Robertson Moses, known by her nickname Grandma Moses, lived to the age of 101. She was a renowned American folk artist who began painting in earnest at the age of 78. 251 more words

Dawn M. Miller

Emerging like a ...

… crocus? A butterfly?
The 3 stages of an artist’s career are labeled as follows: emerging, mid-career, and established. Mid-career and established seem like pretty solid, uncontroversial categories, to me, but I’ve always been a bit confused by the first one – emerging. 403 more words

Quotes to Live By 4.9.17

Starting today each week on Sunday I will list my favorite quotes from the previous week. (My favorite quote I put over a photo that I took.) 134 more words

Quotes To Live By

My own artwork

As some may remember,

I enjoy pen and ink style drawing.

I used to dip a pen with a nib into

a pot of permanent black India ink. 174 more words