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Silke Powers
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Artist, Writer, Ponderer...
Artist, Writer, Ponderer...

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Video & Lots of Art
Well, it's been awhile but I'm back with another video and a lot of art! In the video I'll show you a couple of my paintings and also tell you about a class I'm taking and a book I'm reading. So it's not strictly show & tell. If you just want to see my art,...

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A Weekend Getaway
Last weekend, Daniel and I spent a couple of days on Amelia Island, one of our favorite places to visit. The island is just across the border in Florida and such a beautiful place. We love the area around the pier on the Amelia River, especially around suns...

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Video Post and New Art
I hope you enjoyed my short little video. I've included all of the paintings I showed you plus the two commissioned pieces that I have mailed off already. Tiny - acrylics on 6 x 6 inch gessobord Take me Home - acrylics on 6 x 6 inch gessobord Max - acrylics...

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Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!   Peace and joy to all of our hearts, no matter what we celebrate!  ❧ Silke

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A Couple of Bigger Pieces
With all the small pieces I have painted this year, I have missed working on more of the larger canvases. I have a stack of blank ones just waiting for my paint brush and can't wait to get going. These here are a couple of larger paintings I recently comple...

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A little art and some thoughts
Dear friends, I hope you have been well! I haven't posted in a while, which means I have a good bit of art to show you. So much, in fact, that I'm dividing it into a few posts.  This morning I was thinking about my blog and how I have gotten away from it. I...

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Yarn Along - More Socks
I've not been knitting as much as I'd like, but I did manage to finish the socks I had previously shown you. They turned beautifully. I really liked the KnitPicks hand painted sock yarn. And the name of the colorway, "Wicked Witch" was very appropriate for ...

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Color Studies
I was so happy to be on a roll again with blogging and then Hurrican Matthew happened. Days of watching where it was going and how strong it was getting. Days of wondering if we were going to have to evacuate or if we could stay. Days of making our house st...

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Chocolate Truffles
I'm always looking for handmade gifts that are easy, special and good for all kinds of occasions. Recently, I discovered chocolate truffles. I used to make them for gifts quite a bit many, many years ago, but then I forgot about them. Although I'm not sure ...
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