4 Feb 2014

A Princess in winter.

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A Princess in winter.

Last week, Princess was put into a box and shipped to the other side of North Dakota to the Plains Art Museum. The exhibit is called Red River Reciprocity: Contemporary Ceramics in Minnesota and North Dakota. This is a joint project between the Plains and the Northern Clay Center. Holy cow it sure is wonderful […]

6 Feb 2013

Moo.

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Moo.

New cards arrived from Moo.com the other day. Super pleased.

22 Sep 2012

Beauty.

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Beauty.

Beauty, in other words, lifts life out of the anaesthetizing effects of the pedestrian and gives us reason for going on, for being, for ranging beyond our boundaries, for endeavouring always to be more than we are. It enables us to pause in time long enough to remember that some things are worth striving for, […]

3 Dec 2011

New obsession.

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Do you know about Pinterest? It’s my new obsession. Okay… thats a bit strong, but I am loving having a place to tag images found while surfing the internets. I can “pin” images from artists that I love, which creates these nifty boards of images. Like bookmarks, only image based. Also things that inspire me. […]

27 Nov 2011

Book suggestions.

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I live in a town that bans residents from owning specific dog breeds. Whatever my feelings about this recently reviewed ordinance, I ran across some neat children’s picture books about the subject of dogs and safety that will be of interest to others. May I Pet Your Dog? The How-To Guide for Kids Meeting Dogs […]

30 Oct 2011

How does she do it?

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How does she do it? I mean… walk her Greyhound with the big, round tuft of fur around the hem of her skirt? No wonder the Greyhound looks so happy! (from http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/npcc.13418/)

22 Feb 2011

And the winner is…

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Thank you to everyone who commented on the blog and on the studio page on facebook! I added the number of blog comments (50!) to the facebook comments (21!) for a total of 71 comments. Each of the comments was given a number – blog posts are 1-50, then facebook 51-71. Then I went to random.org to […]

19 Feb 2011

Giveaway – President’s Day edition

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This has been Hard North Dakota Winter #3. Cold again. Snow in the forecast. Ugh. I try to live in the moment, take each day as it comes, and not be too concerned with the weather. Plus, Yay Light!  It is not dark at 4:00 PM! Still, come the end of February the cabin fever […]

21 Dec 2010

And the winner is…

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Thank you to everyone who commented on the blog and on the studio page on facebook! I added the number of blog comments (64!) to the facebook comments (23!) for a total of 87 comments. Each of the comments was given a number – blog posts are 1-64, then facebook 65-87. Then I went to random.org to […]

19 Dec 2010

Giving away – December 2010 edition

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Because you guys so darn awesome with all your positive and helpful comments about my work. 1191 Fans on the Facebook! How cool! Because even though the sun set at 4:07pm this afternoon, the rest of the day was bright and sunny and beautiful…. Because the Greyhounds slurped up their green tripe with smiles on […]

8 Sep 2010

Inspiration : Martha Graham

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“There is a vitality, a life force, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique, and if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium; and be lost. The world will not have it. It is not […]