Monthly Archives: August 2015

Welcoming September 2015

Welcoming September Below – The Morning Glory, the flower Associated with September. Greeting September – Origins In the words of one historian, “September (from Latin septem, ‘seven’) was originally the seventh of ten months on the oldest known Roman calendar, … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXXI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Steven Christopher Seward Artist Statement: “I was born into a family of artists, my parents having met as students at the Art Institute of Chicago. My father, James E. Seward, a freelance illustrator … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of VI: Mark Hiles Artist Statement: I am always searching for subject matter that gives a view into the beauty of nature; this beauty can be displayed in landscapes, but also in the figurative expressions … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXIX: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of VI: Katina Huston Painter Katina Huston has a B.A. (1984) in Fine Art History and Computer Science from New York University and an M.F.A. (1996) from Mills College in Oakland, California. “I find the … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXVIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Mary Sauer Mary Sauer earned a BFA in Illustration from Brigham Young University in 2009; since 2011, she has been a student at the Art Student’s League of New York. Literary Giants – … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXVII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: Timothy Norman Timothy Norman earned a BA degree from the University of Dallas in 1994. “What experience and history teach is this—that nations and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXVI: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of III: Ann Marshall In the words of one writer, “Ann Marshall grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and earned her BFA from School of Visual Arts in New York City. She has worked in a … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I o IV: Carolyn Pyfrom Carolyn Pyfrom (born 1971) has studied painting at Obirin University, Troy University, and the Florence Academy of Art. Here is one writer describing the artistry of New Zealand artist Paul Jackson: … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXIV: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of IV: William F. Shepherd In the words of one writer, “William F. Shepherd was born (1943) and raised in Casper, Wyoming. After graduating from the University of Wyoming in 1976, he stayed in Laramie … Continue reading

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August Offerings – Part XXIII: Something to Delight both Head and Heart

American Art – Part I of V: Glennray Tutor In the words of one writer, “Glennray Tutor (born 1950 in Kennett, Missouri) is an American painter who is known for his photorealistic paintings. He is considered to be part of … Continue reading

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