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20 across and 10 down

Carolyn draws. She’s been exploring the portrait, self and with animal, for about a decade. In her new large-scale canvas, she explores animal portraits. She will have you come face to face with 200 pairs of eyes. It’s an intense experience this … Continue reading

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it’s about the quality

Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.   W.F. Deborah Sussman asks, Who’s idea was this? Mine! I say as I … Continue reading

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carolyn’s progress, technically speaking…

About progression of her work, Carolyn speaks technically… It is like reading, left to right, top to bottom.  It might have been fun to shoot each new head, but other than that I don’t think there is a lot of interest … Continue reading

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a space of our own

The whole experience is organic, and this feels like one more natural step… Everything you might want to know about our upcoming exhibition, What Goes on and What Takes Place, is in this site. One neatly organized space, maybe unlike our … Continue reading

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a sunday afternoon in september

Sue, Carolyn and I drive out to Mary’s house. Mary not only prepares a great meal for us, she also shares her work, her studio, and her art books.  I’m introduced to an artist I’d not heard of. Conversation is plentiful. … Continue reading

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sue chenoweth

The artist Sue Chenoweth Sue introduced herself to me years ago, at an opening. She came in early, shook my hand, and delivered thoughtful commentary about my work. Generous. I knew who she was because people had pointed out her work … Continue reading

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mary shindell

The artist Mary Shindell Don’t even know where to begin writing. Let me warm up. I met Mary in 2005. We had solo’s in the same month. We got together to stuff envelopes for a joint mailing. She dropped into … Continue reading

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