art, murals

Outside Murals

Yesterday morning, after being dragged into a ridiculous, jaw-clenching wild goose chase that is yet to be resolved, I decided to make a better morning of it. One of adventures I pursued included checking out the outside murals. Denver and the metro area are peppered with beautiful art. And, the downtown area's no exception. Here… Continue reading Outside Murals

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Art Enthusiast and Philanthropist, John Madden

A man from a young age appreciated and loved art. And, after a first date, he fell in love with an artist, who ultimately became his wife. John Madden learned about art and used his business savvy and wealth to cultivate and grow the presence of art that anyone and everyone in the community could… Continue reading Art Enthusiast and Philanthropist, John Madden

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Free, free, FREE!

I don't know what's wrong. I shared a give away about a week and a half ago —  Personalized Watercolor Card Giveaway. And, there haven't been that many bites. I want to share some artwork. Send some mail. Encourage! It's free. And, you're getting personal mail from me. I'll send it anywhere. Even to the ends… Continue reading Free, free, FREE!

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Voting Volition

Here's a chance for all you silent stalkers to come out and twirl with me. The four are photographs I've take here and there. Which one would you like to see me paint? Feel free to choose more than one and rank them in order of priority. #1 —   #2 —   #3 —   #4 —  … Continue reading Voting Volition

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Artist in Hiding EXPOSED

Remember my desire to share others' works here? I'm shining a light on a fellow artist, today. These pieces were done by a nineteen-year-old artist. Let me clarify my point. They were completed, when he was nineteen. Amazing, right? *** This artist has been in hiding. But, he has been EXPOSED. For all to see.… Continue reading Artist in Hiding EXPOSED

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Filling the Creative Tank

Until a veteran, published author encouraged me relatively recently to do art to improve my writing, I thought doing that stuff was engaging in frivolous activities with spare time I didn't, don't have, and couldn't afford. She insisted that doing art would help. It would refill the creative tank. I'd have more to bring to… Continue reading Filling the Creative Tank