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A BAD FIT

If the shoe fits – wear it For six years we have been driving and walking on the industrialized soil of the greatest country in the world. For six years we felt as if we had a small pebble in our shoe. Or perhaps they didn’t fit right. We tried to ignore it. We tried […]

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Coincidence?……I Think NOT!

We have been hanging around with Liz and her buddy Eddie for the last year or so. Here’s a picture of Liz basking on the kitchen counter. Eddie spends his time riding around in the car. Who among us could deny the miraculous powers of creative vizualization? Anyone? Plastic Farm Animals has apparently been moving […]

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RUN AWAY!

Never stay anywhere you don’t feel at home This piece of cheap art has always graced our front doorway. It is a reminder that when we get the impulse to run, we should act on it. I’m sure you can tell by the direction this blog has taken that we have been getting itchy feet. […]

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Farmhouses We Have Known . . .

This is a watercolor created outside on the porch at the farmhouse we lived at on Highway 402, East of Loveland, Colorado. I learned that watercolor, when done outside in a dry climate, is a crisp and controlled affair

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PLASTIC FARM ANIMALS

Plastic Farm Animals – what a strange name. It must mean something… Is it about plastic, farms, animals or all three? To tell the truth it is about two little girls playing treasure hunt. The younger of these pretty little girls, Amy, had written a series of notes for her older sister, Emily, to use […]