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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

What's New?

Hello Friends,

Here is a new acrylic painting I just completed this week of a koi pond with water lilies. It is based on photos that I took of a nearby water lily pond center called Lilly Pons in Adamstown, MD which sells koi fish and water gardens. 47 more words


Monet's Water Lilies

The Musee de l’Orangerie is home to Claude Monet’s Water Lilies series. The panoramic paintings stretch out along the walls of two oval rooms. The sheer beauty is astonishing and cannot be fully appreciated by photographs or prints. 46 more words

Marieanne Cavaciuti

“I love the excitement of opening the kiln after firing, the treasures and surprises from the experiments conducted every time! I’m so inspired by the beauty of nature all around as I work in the outside most days and enjoy finding fossils on the nearby Jurassic coast and plants around the farm and garden. 171 more words

Home Decoration



What goes on through their minds, as they dwell on the colors and pigments that mix wonderfully, like water and salt (due to their likeness in polarity, of course), or as they ponder the subject of their next masterpiece? 74 more words

Water Lillies and Intelligent Design

Excerpt from Grant R. Jeffrey’s book, Creation: Remarkable Evidence of God’s Design. (Ch. 2)

The flowers we encounter everyday when we walk in the city or the country are taken for granted, despite the incredible perfection of their design.

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