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Susan Christensen
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New Work Downtown
This Sunday I will be hanging 16 new acrylic and oil pastel paintings at Gallery 110 for my first Seattle solo show. The work will be on display through the month of March, opening on First Thursday, March 3 with an artist reception on the 5th from 6 to 8. ...

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Garden Variety Doodling
Inspired by a new rainbow set of favorite pens, I spent some time relaxing with a movie on a recent evening, enjoying some plain old fashion doodling.  The movie - Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom' was a delight. If you haven't ever seen it, you are in for ...

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Bemis Fall Art Exhibit
I am excited to have my work included in the Bemis Arts Fall Exhibit this weekend, October 31 and Nov. 1, 2015. The show features the work of some 30 guest artists. I will be showing a mix of my large acrylic paintings and smaller work in oil pastel. All wo...

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Some of my very latest acrylic paintings and oil pastel drawings on paper will be hanging along side the work of other new member artists of Gallery 110 next Thursday through the most of August. I am so excited to be showing my work in Seattle's Pioneer Squ...

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I will be participating in the Summer Open Studio Party at the Gasworks Studio Building this coming Friday, June 5, 2015 from 8 to 10 pm. Come by for a look at my latest efforts and enjoy the art of over thirty other fabulous Seattle artists in all media. D...

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I have a new website
Thanks to a recent workshop put on by local Seattle non-profit, Artist Trust , I have launched a new website .  The new site is an on-line gallery of my paintings and collages.  I will continue to maintain my blog here, perhaps posting more often again at s...

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What I am doing these days
I have been falling down on my promise to post each week mostly because I have been reading books with the time I usually spend in Blogland.  (Highly recommended are 'Finn and Lady', ' In the Woods' and 'Sous Chef').   acrylic on canvas, 24"x36" - no title ...

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DC - Second-Hand
I have been a fan of shopping at second-hand stores since I a was a kid - always seems like a treasure hunt!  My Mom and I bought my first real piece of furniture - an antique roll-top desk missing the roll-part - at a junk store in Englewood, Colorado when...

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A Little Rhythm, A Little Faith
summer goes on and on here in Seattle, with much to do every day.   I
find influences in the streets and waterways of this place.     My life is finally taking on a rhythm as fall
approaches.      Storefront in Belltown Graffiti wall in Belltown Belltow...
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