Not only will the boys and girls be getting trimmed up but we will also have food, (yummy BBQ), music, and of course, wine! Throughout the day there will also be live fiber demonstrations of shearing, spinning, carding, and knitting the fiber. Also watch demonstrations on wet felting. Make your own wet felted soaps…yes soap! Watch the fiber from the alpaca turn into a scarf!
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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″
© “Copyright” 2014 Silvia Trujillo Art
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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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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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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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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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