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friday’s find: lucite easel

Years ago, I purchased this brass easel to display a favorite Jane Booth painting. I simply cannot create an interior without artwork and -- in a room with very little wall space, like my wine room -- an easel is the perfect way to create a tabletop display. Unfortunately for …

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studio saturday: art alert! holiday gifts!

Can you believe it is almost Thanksgiving? My twins keep reminding me that "it's time to do some early Christmas shopping." Teensy bit self-interested, wouldn't you say? Dry the Rain by Harrison Blackford (40"x60", $1750) Crayola art supplies are tops on their lists ... because who doesn't want to make their own …

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happy independence day

Isn't this a spectacular illustration by Joan Borawski?  I love how she captured the exuberance of the holiday, paired with our flag.  It's such a lovely reminder of how fortunate we are to be living in the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave.  So many men, …

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how to start an art collection

I am so delighted to be back over at Kathryn Greeley's blog!  Kathryn epitomizes the gracious Southern hostess, and it is such a pleasure to learn from her as I "grow" in my entertaining.  Remember our "virtual" progressive dinner? Perhaps one day I'll have a china collection to rival hers!  I know …

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