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New Mini Art
They Are Back!
Training Begins
Early Spring - New Tiny Art
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I am thinking Spring! Even though there are still vast snow drifts covering the landscape out my studio window and there is little sign of that delightful season, I know it's there waiting to emerge. I have Spring and Easter on the brain! Baby chicks, soft sweet bunnies, pastel Easter eggs......well...maybe just beyond the next early Spring storm. 
 
 
 
 
 
With Spring on my mind, I was inspired to complete this 5" x 5" India ink, colored pencil and watercolor painting of a little chipmunk. "Spring Chippy" is fresh from his winter burrow, a little hungry but happy and ready for the new season.
 
Spring Chipmunk Painting

  Below is a step by step of "Spring Chippy"
 
Step by Step of painting  
"Spring Chippy" can be purchased here via Etsy , on my art website or via this eZine by clicking the Buy Now button below.

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Back from Private Collection 
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Wolf ACEO
 
These three tiny paintings have just returned from an extended exhibit in a large private collection and are now available for sale. It is such a pleasure to hold these little works of art in my hands again and be able to offer them to you.


The Paintings are all done on Heavy 100% Cotton, Acid Free Illustration Board (1/8" thick) with high quality India Ink and Prismacolor Pencils. I also added a bit of white Acrylic.  
 
 
"White Wolf" is an ACEO (Art Cards Editions and Originals) He measures 2.5" by 3.5" 
He is available here and here.






Leopard ACEO
"Leopard" is an ACEO (Art Cards Editions and Originals) He measures 2.5" by 3.5"
He is available here and here.


Tree Frog ACEO 
 
"Happy Tree Frog" is an ACEO (Art Cards Editions and Originals) He also measures 2.5" by 3.5".

He is available here and here.






Training Begins!
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Melody And Casey Are Running


I've been running ALL winter (sometimes in temperatures of minus 7 degrees) to be ready for my fifth Run For The Critters!! I am excited to ask you all to help me - help them.

On May 26, 2013 I'll be running in the Memorial Day 10K Race in Lenox Mass. I will again be raising money for the senior dogs of Old Dog Haven. My goals are: 


Raise $4000 for the abandoned senior dogs of Old Dog Haven

 

 

Finish the six mile race and run it ten minutes faster than last year.

 

 

Me and my trusty dog, Casey are ramping up the miles and the hills in preparation for the big day. Stay tuned!!
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Keep watching for new miniature art! Details on my blog.
See you next month.

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