Category Archives: Art Work

SUN oh Sunny Days = Where are you? – Dog Portrait Completed

Today I deliver this portrait to the requester with some relief. This time of year in Minnesota the rain and storms are welcome for the farmers. Continue reading

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Plum Perfect Rose = Lyndale Gardens at Lake Harriet

Plum Perfect Rose is another food related named rose at the Lake Harriet Rose Garden. Continuing with photos and identification of the roses that I was fortunate to capture in September 2021 viewers can see that the roses are still … Continue reading

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Apples = Still Life – Memories of Friday Market in Leeuwarden

Fridays on the market square called Wilhelminaplein in Leeuwarden is the large food market of Friesland in the Netherlands. Continue reading

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Shetland Sheepdog Portrait = Piper’s Portrait in Pastel

This piece of artwork of Piper, a Shetland Sheepdog was a commemorative portrait. The photo I had to work from was very distorted with pixelated smears. It took much longer than expected to intuit the missing details. I looked at … Continue reading

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From Rommegrott, Lutefisk, Lefse Recipes to Ryōkan the Hermit = Mind Traveling

I found this recipe in one of the church cookbooks that I collected long ago and far away. As a laugh, I sent this to my friend Alan, who has some Norwegian ancestry and called me to rave about how his mother made Rommergrott and how they loved it.
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