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” Little Helper” – Turtle illustration #5

This snail was one of my favorite illustrations. The grain of the wood works beautifully with the whorls of the shell, and her expression is so silly.

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“The Dilemma” – Turtle Illustration #4

Here’s what happened when she hurried off the road. Now what? In this illustration the wood grain is obvious.

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“A Nice Smooth Path” — Turtle illustration #2

This is the mother turtle. She’s wearing her best straw hat here. She always wears something on her head. I love painting on wood. Even when the grain is not so obvious, it has such a great FEEL. I enjoy … Continue reading

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The Good-Bye

I haven’t had time to write or paint much since the beginning of January. Like most of us, I have a full time job, and it’s been busier than usual, so I’ve been negligent in posting here. But then I … Continue reading

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