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Paula MacLeod
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New Chair Project!
Antique Chair Update Photo by P. MacLeod I chronicled the development of a chair that I created for the Painted Chair and More Auction benefit for the Independent Animal Rescue last year. People liked it, so I'm going to do it again!  I found the chair pict...
New Chair Project!
New Chair Project!
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Best Friends: Artists and Their Companions
Me with Juno in my studio. Photo: R. Scurlock When I work in my studio, I'm not usually alone. I have four cats, and two of them prefer to hang around when I'm in the studio.* It's welcome company. Creating is often solitary work. I have friends who have pe...
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16 Art Show and Festival Tips and Resources Outdoor Booth, work by Andria Linn Photo by A. Linn I ran across an article titled Top 10 Things to Have aSuccessful Art Show recently. It’s a basic list of do’s for setting up your
booth and being prepared for sh...
The Score
The Score
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Outdoor Booth, work by Andria Linn Photo by A. Linn I ran across an article titled Top 10 Things to Have aSuccessful Art Show recently. It’s a basic list of do’s for setting up your
booth and being prepared for shows and, I guess it’s also an oversight that...
The Score
The Score
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Raising Funds and Supporting a Cause 2016 Painted Chair and More Auction Photo by V. Clack The completely non-profit, all volunteer animal rescue group the Independent Animal Rescue held it's annual Painted Chair and More auction on Saturday, July 30 here i...
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The Score
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Friday the 13th at the Dentist
Note: Today's blog is a total departure from art and art-like things. Enjoy! I had a dentist appointment to have a regular cleaning today.
I look forward to getting my teeth cleaned. I have many, many terrible
stories that happened in a dentist’s chair, but...
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Creating a Custom Chair Part IV: Upholstering the Seat and Creating a Kitty Hammock
Chair With First Covering Option Photo: P. MacLeod I was able to work on the custom chair this weekend and get it all done! So I'm going to chronicle that process in this blog. As shown in the picture above, when I put the material I originally picked for t...
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Creating a Custom Chair: Part III, The Mosaic
Chair back mosaic, Photo: P. MacLeod I finally got to the mosaic for the chair! I chose daffodils for the spring flower detail and did the same design on the front and back of the V shape of the chair. The tools I used to create the mosaic are: Glass cutter...
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Creating A Custom Chair: Part II, Prep
Dismantled Chair Photo: P. MacLeod Part II of the chair transformation focuses on prepping the bones for an update. For the first step, I took off the upholstery. I used the following tools: Box cutter Flat head screw driver Needle-nosed pliers Using the bo...
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My Painting Party Experience
In the studio at Wine and Design in Durham, NC. Photo by Andi Linn-Dunlap A friend invited me to join a group at a local business
called Wine and Design for a painting party this week. It sounded like fun and
the design selection for that night was interest...
My Painting Party Experience
My Painting Party Experience
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