In past years, the Department of Natural Resources Adopt-A-River program has commissioned a local artist to create a sculpture of found objects gathered from cleanup of the waterways of Minnesota. Over 97,000 volunteers have cleaned up over 6.4 million lbs. of trash from our rivers since 1994. The artist never knows what materials the volunteers… Read More Trash Sculptures ~ From Every Angle
Created by Guido Montanes Castillo Quote by Isak Dinesen This week I am sharing what works for me. The cure can be found with salt water. Museum quality prints like this, art and photography, can be found with Fine Art America.
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Here’s Father Christmas, made in 2010, who has just come out for his annual airing on our living room wall, above the fire. The bobble on the hat is made from shells, but here appears too white for the shadowed corner of the image. I don’t usually add any colour…
In case you are wondering, yes, reindeer are real. And I confess, I am an incognito elf. This time of year, Santa needs extra help before the holidays and it is possible that I will appear at a reindeer event. Let me explain…my sister, brother-in-law and their business partner raise reindeer in Southern Minnesota, USA.… Read More Reindeer Wrangler
There is no question that fall has arrived. The leaves are starting to turn colors, the air varies between crisp and cool to warm and sunny. These seasonal changes prompt me to think of my favorite fall activities. Art festivals abound and one that I always visit is the Lakeville Art Festival held the third weekend of… Read More Fall Art Festival