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Purple Sunshine Eater

A long time ago there was a song about flying, purple people eaters. The song was written by Sheb Wooley and it was pretty popular in 1958, reaching #1 on the Billboard charts for about 5-6 weeks. 379 more words

Plants & Flowers


Tomorrow morning I’ll take the train to Hamburg and stay there until next Tuesday.
So I won’t be around here… But my A Frame Per Day queue is filled and the daily post guaranteed. 36 more words




I didn’t get to spend as much time in Paris as I wanted to, but I was able to visit some of the museums and see some of my favourite paintings (and eat lots of croissants) soooo I still consider this trip to the City of Light :’) 203 more words


Pop Oculi Collage

Full work

This collage I find quite interesting. I didn’t spend much time mapping out what configuration I wanted with the pieces before beginning to work, and this is what ultimately developed. 21 more words


Colorado Trip: Week 9

During week 9 of my summer break, I went to Colorado for a few days. Though Colorado is best known for the mountains, I didn’t get into the mountains this time. 15 more words


Monday Minimalism and Photography ~ Fences

Fences, real or shadows, blocking us from…what?

I saw this image as I walked by and thought of how fences, even if just shadows, can sometimes stop us. 66 more words


GARDEN OF GLASS at the Missouri Botanical Gardens 2017

July 17, 2017

The Garden of Glass show ends  at the Missouri Botanical Gardens  on  August 13, 2017.   Craig Mitchell  is a fused-glass  artist, and while in my opinion he is not a Chihuly,  most of the pieces are eye-catching and more than 24 displays  can  be seen for a small entry fee.   115 more words