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a weekend of art and play with old friends

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an afternoon at Topsail beach, before the rally in Wilmington

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Sketches from the plane last week

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Have sketchbooks, will travel

Nothing like some new scenery, influences, smells, light, colors…..the drawings communicate so much more memory to me than my photos do.

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Back from Texas, visiting Mom, painting live oaks

I set up my watercolor station at the end of the dining room table, looking out at the small grove of live oaks in the backyard behind my mom’s house. I got a lot of studies done and enjoyed trying … Continue reading

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