Monthly Archives: March 2011

Panic!

Had a small moment of panic when I accidentally locked myself in a stall in the girl’s bathroom at Gonzanga Prep High School, but I’m better now… Advertisements

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Ric Gendron

I saw some paintings by Ric Gendron at one of the urban schools I visited today, and thought he deserved a post of his own. The colors and strokes of these paintings drew me in, but the narrative and symbols … Continue reading

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Spokane, WA

Made it to Spokane today after a gorgeous sunny drive in the company of big, fluffy fairytale clouds! I pulled over next to the rolling fields to take photos and stretch. With my tunes blaring out the open windows, I … Continue reading

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Country Boy’s BBQ in Cashmere, WA

A delicious and unexpected find!

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Leavenworth, WA

Headed north away from the interstate, blasting through a beautiful sunny Washington day, I stumbled on an interesting little town that has remade itself into a Bavarian Alps village: Leavenworth, WA. It was bizarre to drive around the corner and … Continue reading

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Washington Drive

I left the treehouse rejuvenated by a quiet night of painting and listening to the river rush by. Stopped at Snoqualmie Falls which was so huge that mist climbed up out of the canyon and slicked the observation deck, and … Continue reading

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In the company of trees

I took advantage of the paths on the Tree House Point property to explore the moss covered underbrush. (The moss is as soft as it looks, furry and not at all slimy.) Even stopped for a rest in one of … Continue reading

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Snake Dreams

For the past few weeks I’ve been dreaming of snakes. Not scary snake nightmares, but some are pretty weird. The one from last week was a little bright blue green snake that was angry and I had his head pressed … Continue reading

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Treehouse

Driving out of Seattle, I stumbled on an amazing Bed and Breakfast called Tree House Point and was lucky enough to stay in an incredible tree house called the Temple of the Blue Moon perched 30 feet above the Raging … Continue reading

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Degenerate Art Ensemble

The Degenerate Art Ensemble exhibition at the Frye Art Museum included photographs, fiber sculpture and videos of performance often containing warrior princess characters. I was especially taken by the dancer Haruko Nishimura wearing prothesis of carved deer forelegs, and the … Continue reading

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