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Spinning Tales prepares for Russia

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Spinning Tales heads off to Russia on Monday. Here is a tribute to her ~ as she prepares for her trip.      In her stretched form ~ with Seasons Change peeking from the background!     Tattooing her canvas ~ usually, I sign the stretcher bars.     Removing her staples and spline ~ […]

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Come To Me ~ PART THREE (final) ~ The story of her presentation to Russian Musician Diana Arbenina in Russia on July 8, 2011

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A couple months ago ~ I was contacted by a very kind woman in Russia ~ she and a large group of her friends wanted to commission a painting for the Russian musician, poet, singer and songwriter Diana Arbenina. Together they were a group of devoted fans. When I first perused the photos I was […]

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Free Cards Friday & Come To Me ~ PART TWO ~ The story of her Preparation for arrival in Russia ~ a gift for Musician Diana Arbenina

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A couple months ago ~ I was contacted by a very kind woman in Russia ~ she and a large group of her friends wanted to commission a painting for the Russian musician, poet, singer and songwriter Diana Arbenina. Together they were a group of devoted fans. When I first perused the photos I was […]

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Free Cards Friday & Preparing for the Art Fair!

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Good Morning! Last night (or was it in the wee hours of today?) while I was painting, I had to stop and photograph my painting area because I’m so enthralled with my new supply of paint brushes! That may seem strange, but a tool is a tool and a good new tool (or about 35 […]

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Free Cards Friday is a Free Cards Saturday this week!

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Well, tonite’s event was a wonderful success at The Uncommon Gift in Camas, Washington. My cheeks still hurt from smiling and talking! What a high-energy event ~ the margaritas were a hit, the food was a hit and I am thrilled with all of the wonderful connections I made and the people I was blessed […]

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