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Greetings from the studio! I spent some time last night messing around with oils… I’m hooked, I think. They definitely fit my personality, as they stay wet longer and “feel good” to me when laying down the paint.

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And painting these really calmed me down. I started out all tied up in knots and went to bed a happy woman.

What better testimony for painting and being creative is that? (The world needs happier people.)

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Here’s a detail, and you can click the birds to see larger versions as well.

Happy 6th of July!