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Graffiti–the messages and the art

When I hear the word GRAFFITI I tend to think of urban tagging….big swirly things that deface buildings and are hard for me to interpret. There are other kinds of this art form, though, and they are ancient in their … Continue reading

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Barn Quilt

My worlds overlapped again. Last week I stopped into the local quilt store to pick up some fabric for my bag biz and got to talking with a woman who said she makes barn quilts. 

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Local Arts and Crafts

I know my personal budget is doing okay when I can buy art, but I always carry the desire to buy something to add a spot of color or a design statement. One place that helps are the myriad of … Continue reading

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Passion….Feel the Heat

When you have passion, you are consumed……your life revolves around it. I’m not talking about sex; many people confuse horniess with passion. Passion is the desire to do something to the upmost excellence.  You CAN be a passionate lover, but … Continue reading

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