If you were a Scout in the 1980’s, then I’m sure you remember these. Yes, I was a Scout for a while too, and I fully realize that will amuse a lot of people who know me. 230 more words
The featured image is: Baptism in Kansas, Oil on Canvas, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, John Steuart Curry, 1928.
One of my favorite movements in art history occurred outside the stultifying art elite in the power centers in America and, although not hostile to art trends of the time but simply ignoring them, finding an independent voice among the dominant internationalists, Regionalism brought a inimitable story to an American art movement. 651 more words
Friends of Padre Steve’s World,
On January 6th 1941 President Franklin Delano Roosevelt delivered his State of the Union Message to Congress and the nation. I spent the time to both both read it and listen to it the other day. 1,526 more words