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Sara Silkwood
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I missed the first book (dang it!), but I'm very glad I found this one!  There's a link on the page so you can preview the entire book. Here's the link to see the first book .
I missed the first book (dang it!), but I'm very glad I found this one!  There's a link on the page so you can preview the entire book. Here's the link to see the first book.
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Taking out old work and adding some new!  Let me know what you think!
Flying Kites on the Dunes Ruah Stargazers I've been working on updating my portfolio - taking out what doesn't mesh with my more recent work and adding some more black and white pieces.  Above are three new pieces I've added...
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Ruah
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Stargazers
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From the Prayer Room Week 12
So this is the piece for this week.  I've decided to try and color it digitally, as you can see below.  I'm using Wylie Beckert's process that I head about in ImagineFX.           We'll see how it goes.  I'm a little discouraged at this point, but, I'm gonn...
So this is the piece for this week.  I've decided to try and color it digitally, as you can see below.  I'm using Wylie Beckert's process that I head about in ImagineFX.           We'll see how it goes.  I'm a li...
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From the Prayer Room Week 6
I'm catching up, slowly but surely.
I'm catching up, slowly but surely.
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Individual vs. Corporate Art
Everyone's probably already seen this on Muddy Colors , but I thought the ideas in it were important enough that they could stand to be restated by me on this blog. So whether you've seen this already or not, enjoy!
Everyone's probably already seen this on Muddy Colors, but I thought the ideas in it were important enough that they could stand to be restated by me on this blog. So whether you've seen this already or not, enjoy!
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Newish Portfolio Pieces and Portfolio Editing
Flying Kites on the Dunes Ruah Stargazers I've been working on updating my portfolio - taking out what doesn't mesh with my more recent work and adding some more black and white pieces.  Above are three new pieces I've added.  They're from my drawings  from...
Flying Kites on the Dunes Ruah Stargazers I've been working on updating my portfolio - taking out what doesn't mesh with my more recent work and adding some more black and white pieces.  Above are three new pieces I've added...
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Flying Kites on the Dunes
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From the Prayer Room Week 10

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Tomie dePaola Award Submission
It's done.  Now I am going to sleep before tackling Heart of Worship Camp prep tomorrow.  Oi.
It's done.  Now I am going to sleep before tackling Heart of Worship Camp prep tomorrow.  Oi.
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Artist, illustrator, and certified lion-tamer-in-polar-regions. Working on grizzly certification. Sara writes a bit and makes illustrations of the fantastic - whether from her imagination or from her favorite stories.
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  • Syracuse University
    2009
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