Archive for February, 2017

  • sgraffito ceramics by Polly Castor

    New Sgraffito Ceramics out of the Kiln

    By on February 16, 2017

    Here are some pottery things I made and carved (sgraffito) before Christmas that are finally now just out of...

  • Little Separate Things (a new poem by Polly Castor)

    By on February 15, 2017

    Snow gently fluttering down, a feathery white monochromatic veil, flickering over everything, hushing...

  • a valentine for you

    A Valentine for You

    By on February 14, 2017

    My heart is FULL of appreciation for you! I hope you have a terrific day! Feel cherished because you are!

  • Birthday Cookie Recipe (Cut out Sugar Cookies with Butter Frosting)

    By on February 13, 2017

    This recipe dates back to my childhood. Making them instead of cake for birthdays in the shape of numbers...

  • Contemplation Quote by Richard Rohr

    Richard Rohr Quote on Contemplation

    By on February 12, 2017

    We have to find out who we were all along in God before we did anything right or wrong....

  • Blu Smith featured artist

    Blu Smith: Featured Artist

    By on February 11, 2017

    I have been enjoying the artwork of Blu Smith recently. We share a similar approach to painting both abstracts...

  • caramelized bacon recipe

    Amazing Caramelized Bacon Appetizer

    By on February 10, 2017

    These cartelized bacon appetizers, sweet and sticky with just a hint of heat, are intensely terrific, if a bit...

  • Stony Creek Sunset

    Stony Creek Sunset

    By on February 9, 2017

    We parked at the marina in Stony Creek to watch the sun go down: what a feast for the...

  • My Birthday 2017

    By on February 8, 2017

    It is always wonderful to hear from so many friends and family. Thank you to everybody for all...

  • Replicas poem by Polly Castor

    Replicas (a New Poem by me)

    By on February 7, 2017

    Watching a class sketch Roman sculptures at the museum has gotten me thinking.

  • madison art society member show

    Madison Art Society Member Show 2017

    By on February 6, 2017

    This is a fun group of people and I especially enjoy plein air painting with them when the weather...

  • new manner of thinking required

    A New Manner of Thinking Required

    By on February 5, 2017

    Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circles of compassion to embrace all...