Monthly Archives: July 2011

On the Surface

Yesterday presented an opportunity to “Buy Local” at Steamboat Landing, the site of the ongoing Ithaca Farmers’ Market.  Instead of produce, plants, artisan foods and the usual array of craft vendors, the market was filled with sixty-eight Fine Artists, seventeen … Continue reading

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Simple Gifts

Today I revisited an early collage that was done on a smaller piece of paper.  Once I settled in to the 12” X 16” sized format some of my previous pieces called out to me for more background or a … Continue reading

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Ditch Lilies: Perennial, Lilium lancifolium, Hemerocallis Fulva

A welcomed bonus from the demolition of our garage-attached shed was the propagation of the wildflower orange lilies in our yard.  Once the debris was removed from the area the space produced a lovely line of these orange “Ditch Lilies” alongside … Continue reading

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Cake Balls, Mickey and Minnie

This week brought a short but fun visit from our daughter.  She left with friends on a trip to London from an airport close to us.  Apparently that was the only connection that was on time.  They ended up losing … Continue reading

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Tea Time

Since I require a jolt of caffeine in both the morning and afternoon I usually reach for a cup of coffee at those times.  Enjoying a good cup of coffee with freshly roasted beans from Gímme Coffee or Wegmans is … Continue reading

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