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About admin

Artist-owned giclee print shop and art gallery in NW Montana, on the Flathead River near the National Bison Range. Free delivery to Missoula. Crystal is just a few assignments away from completing her BA in Media Arts at the UofM Missoula.

Thunderbird Animation

It’s been over a year since I made the Thunderbird animation. I’ve been thinking about it lately, and watched it again today. I just wanted to repost it again, since it’s been awhile…

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Painting Landscape Photography

This fall has been particularly lovely here in Western Montana, and every day I’m astounded by the beauty that surrounds us. I get out most days with Bella and my camera, then come home to my studio imagining how what … Continue reading

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Flower Paintings

Works in various states of progress… The orange begonia is a dye/pastel sketch on fabric, but I’ve also made an oil study. The red begonia is starting to happen. The iris as shown is more or less an underpainting. It’s a watercolor … Continue reading

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Paper Clay Tests

The first thing I did when I got back into the studio this summer was to try a material I’ve only read about: paper clay. In some possible life, I could have been a ceramist! My history with clay goes … Continue reading

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Apartment Progress

Just a quick photo update of the apartment… That is to say, this is where I left off when I’d had enough! After eight months of it, I began working in the studio to save my sanity. Whew! Just in the nick of time. Continue reading

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School Almost Done!

I’m studying for my last two tests, and will soon put school behind me. Then I can get back to work on the apartment. We worked on it all winter, and made some progress. I stopped work to study for … Continue reading

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Facebook page and shopping cart

I’ve been working steadily on the cattail project, among other things, but haven’t had time to update my blog. I hope to get ’round to it this winter when things slow down. In the meanwhile, I’d like to refer people … Continue reading

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Making Paper

Update: This is the male elephant I made for the Thunderbird animation, adjusted in Photoshop with some images I took in Seattle this past week. We visited the Botanical Gardens, which were beautiful. (I’ll have to make a post about … Continue reading

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Last Day of School

Star Date: May 15, 2013 I’ll always remember this as a really fulfilling week for me — finals week. Everyone showed our most recent work, and I’m really proud to have been part of this group of smart and talented … Continue reading

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Spring Semester

I’ve added pages for several of my classes this term, and am updating them regularly. Please check out the menu items to see my latest work.

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