Archive for February, 2012


Since adopting a dog, my husband and I have been diligent with his care. Providing him with food, shelter and exercise; with time to socialize at the dog park and to play with what remains of his favorite fox toy. And when he lies snoring on the couch at the end of each night, I […]

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High and Low

When you think of subjects of great works of art, rarely do pets come to mind. There have been a few successful artists whose work has centered around them, for example William Wegman and his now famous Weimaraners. However, largely pet portraiture is not considered “high art,” nor has it been a part of my […]

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Recently I have done some exploring, taking roads I have never been down before and turning off the GPS and getting lost. I have spent time in communities hard hit by the down economy, witnessing an often bleak landscape of “For Sale” and “Out of Business” signs. But even in depressed areas, I try to […]

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