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studio shot by Kurt Fishback for his 71 Women Artists series
studio shot by Kurt Fishback for his 71 Women Artists series

Kurt Fishback came up last month and photographed me and my daughter Kate for his series of women artists. The series will be on display in November at the Pence Gallery in Davis. To see more of this series, visit his Facebook page.

Post Office garden
Post Office garden

So many people love this garden. It keeps me tending it, despite the need the get the hell into my studio and do some work. I am suffering from something akin to writer’s block, need a little shaking up, I think. I am invited into a show in October in Sacramento. I have some ideas for that. Just need to get on with it.

Cecil Brunner rose
Cecile Brunner rose

This rose was especially magnificent this year, almost swallowing the tulip tree.

lovely patina on well pipe
lovely patina on well pipe

The spirits are once again unhappy and in quick succession brought down the drain pump in the washing machine, the foot valve in the well, and the pressure tank, too. What must I do to appease them? All are repaired for now.

The Black Madonna (Michelle)
The Black Madonna (Michelle)

I’m in a small group show at the Miners Foundry in Nevada City until June 27. This is a new piece, a portrait of Michelle Obama.

Installing "Myth" show at Osborn Woods Gallery at the Miners Foundry
Installing “Myth” show at Osborn Woods Gallery at the Miners Foundry

There are more photos on the Osborn Woods Gallery Facebook page, should you wish to see them.

Mark's railing with baby
Learning to let go.

 

Railing by Mark Oldland.

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