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Southwestern Trio

A quietly bold still life painted alla prima for a Daily Paintworks challenge using the limited color palette of Anders Zorn : ochre, red, black, and white.

Oil on canvas hardboard,   8″x10″

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Potato Kale Soup & Santa's Coming to Old Town!

Potato Kale Soup

Bandon’s Old Town Marketplace hums with holiday cheer. Lights twinkle. Bobbles abound. Shoppers browse art and sample edible delights. The seafood is fresh.The local harvest of root veggies and winter greens inspire warming bowls of soup like this Potato Kale soup by Susan Vanderpool Christiansen of Chubby Girl Cheesecakes in Bandon, Oregon.

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2012 Journaling Retreat ~ Thursday

Elaine Frenett 2012 Journaling Retreat, Lake Alpine, California

Our Thursday dawned just as another day in paradise. Mornin’ yoga glistened with silence only broken by a far off fishermen’s gliding boat. Once back to the cabins, Izzy had laid out a feast for our eyes as well as our … Continue reading

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Empty Bowls Announces Sixth Annual Event in Grants Pass

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The sixth Empty Bowls event in Grants Pass, Oregon will again be held at Parkway Christian Center located at 229 NE Beacon Drive in Grants Pass on Monday, October 8th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Guests choose a handcrafted bowl and are then served a simple meal of soup and bread in a handmade bowl they select and keep as a reminder of hunger in our community. Please read the post for more information about the event.

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Caprice Vineyards Announces Chopin by the Vine Benefit Event

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Caprice Vineyards will become the setting for “Chopin by the Vine” on Sunday October 7th. They will bring the Concert Piano sounds of Anna K. Rose performing selections of Frederic Chopin, the fine art of Pegi Smith, the fine cuisine of Chef Jay, and Caprice Vineyards fine wines together for an evening of sensory entertainment. The event, benefiting the International health-care/health-education organization “Project Helping Hands” (PHH) will also feature a short presentation by PHH Founder/Executive Director Jeff Solheim.

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Third Annual Women’s Journaling Alpine Retreat – with Elaine Frenett and Jean Warren

Elaine Frenett - Alpine Women's Journaling Retreat 2012

Third Annual Women’s Journaling Alpine Retreat – with Elaine Frenett and Jean Warren Love yoga on the lake, hiking among the pines and meals by a gourmet chef? The quiet lake, creative’s energy, autumn crispness and 2 professional instructors are just waiting for you!! Only THREE remaining slots available! Dates: September 9-14, 2012 Location: Lake Alpine …

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Lemon & Lime

Lemon & Lime

I’ve been really appreciating lemons and limes these days and thought they might make a nice painting subject.

8″x10″ oil on canvas $250

© “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved

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Leah Fanning Mebane Announces Earth Paint Kits at Siskiyou School Winter Faire

Earth Paint Kits: the Earth Oil Paint Kit comes in a beautiful, eco-friendly box and includes 6 earth pigments, refined walnut oil and Earth Paints booklet. The Children’s Earth Paint Kit includes 6 powdered paints (that makes a thick, vibrant paint when mixed with water), compostable mixing cups and booklet with nature-based art activites and more.

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Reclaiming Art

In using arts and culture to build community, we often forget that the greatest resource isn’t necessarily the program we design, or the object we create, or the idea we generate. It is the people themselves. We somehow forget that art is theirs; that for a very long time now people have intuitively used it [...]

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Red Lily Reception for Cheryl D Garcia!

We are thrilled to announce our Fall presentation of new works by Cheryl D Garcia at Red Lily Tasting Room. Her “Red Migration” collection highlights the transient and seasonal aspects of life and fiery colors of Fall. Scheduled alongside the Applegate Valley “Uncorked!” wine and food celebration, we welcome wine trail followers and art lovers to join us for an artist’s reception at our tasting room on Sunday, Nov. 20th from 11AM to 5PM! Red Lily is located at 11177 Highway 238 between Ruch and Applegate

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