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“What greater gift than the love of a cat.”  Charles Dickens This is my sketch of Blossom. I’m checking in on her while her owners are away.  She is a sweet, small, very soft kitty. She usually greets me as … Continue reading

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Japanese Brush Painting Class

I’m teaching a Japanese Brush Painting Class.  These are the works of my students. The class is really “getting it” and it is exciting to see.  This week we studied the “Plum Blossom”. As a “friend of winter,” the plum blossom … Continue reading

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Sketches on Hand-Made Paper

I painted these sketches on hand-made paper for a friend.  She is making a book for a gift and wanted a sketch for the cover. It was really fun to paint with watercolor and ink on this paper– it’s got … Continue reading

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October the Kitten

This sweet little kitten has appeared in my garden.  She’s been here for about 2 weeks now.  She’s very fun-loving– plays with the leaves on my back porch and tries to make friends with other neighborhood cats.  She’s been shy … Continue reading

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