Monthly Archives: August 2011

Handmade Portraits: The Beerhorst Family | The Etsy Blog

Handmade Portraits: The Beerhorst Family | The Etsy Blog.

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Pictaculous – A Color Palette Generator (courtesy of MailChimp)

Pictaculous – A Color Palette Generator (courtesy of MailChimp).

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Jeff Fisher LogoMotives: LogoGarden.com harvests pros’ logos – including Jeff Fisher designs – and sells images on site

Jeff Fisher LogoMotives: LogoGarden.com harvests pros’ logos – including Jeff Fisher designs – and sells images on site.

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Daily Santorum: What the font?

Daily Santorum: What the font?. Be aware of trademarks and copyrights, even on fonts.

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Looking At My Big Montana Sky

In August, we have many rainbows and double rainbows in the eastern sky above Bozeman, Montana.  They usually arc across from the Bridger Mountains to the canyon east of town. Double rainbows are especially brilliant when they appear at sunset, … Continue reading

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Janeites can’t get enough of Darcy

The designs I sell that relate to the works of Jane Austen have had a surge of interest lately.  I created a couple of new Janeite designs that are available on shirts, mugs, and other gifts at cafepress.com/aliceflynn.

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‪Warren Buffett On Why U.S. Taxes Are Too Low For The Wealthy‬‏ – YouTube

‪Warren Buffett On Why U.S. Taxes Are Too Low For The Wealthy‬‏ – YouTube.

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Yellowstone Park family camping vacation

The classic woody station wagon filled with a family and camping gear, is illustrated in this oil painting.  Yellowstone is one of the most visited national parks for family camping vacation experiences. Many children remember their first nature experience as … Continue reading

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Calligraphy | The Ministry of Type

Calligraphy | The Ministry of Type. Working on a project of wedding invitations, I began to think of all the years of penmanship, fountain pens, and nuns standing over us in the classroom with the Palmer Method posted above the … Continue reading

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Vintage Oak Flat File

A friend of mine gave me this beautiful set of flat file drawers.  You can never have too much storage space, especially in a studio.  I still have the “old-fashioned” archives of watercolors, watercolor paper, flat canvas paintings, prints, and … Continue reading

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Beatrix Potter, a sweet birthday tribute

The blog “Old-Fashioned Charm” posted a sweet tribute to Beatrix Potter on her birthday, July 28.  The blog includes charming old photos of Ms. Potter herself. View here: CLICK Beatrix Potter photos. Old-Fashioned Charm is a blog written by Laurie … Continue reading

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