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Roberta Warshaw
Graphic Designer and Artist
Graphic Designer and Artist
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7/23/17
Tres Fleurs Well, here we are in Week 5 of camp. That is how we measure our summers. Camp is 8 weeks long and we are now in Week 5.  It means that summer is half over. July has been a mixed bag weather wise. It has been really hot and then the next day the ...

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7/16/17
Desert Plant It has just occurred to me that I have been blogging on this site now since 2008. That is nine years. Lately I have been feeling like I am running out of things to talk about. The art, Tucson, the classes, my grandson etc. I am thinking about t...

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7/12/17
My Starry Night Today was an exciting day for me. I rode my bike for the first time in 5 years. Yes, that's right. Since August 2012 when I had my back surgery. Actually it was  before that since the reason for the back surgery was that my left leg was not ...

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Desert Plant Ah....... summer. I really and truly am a summer person. I am so happy when I can just go out in shorts and sandals.  Living in Florida all those years really affected me. Living here in the cold weather I have to drag myself out of bed in the ...

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6/22/17
Desert Heat My friends in Tucson are in the midst of a record breaking heat wave. One of my neighbors there  said that the thermometer on her porch read 120 degrees. That is pretty hot. I thought that this painting looked like that. Maybe I should call it 1...

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It is finally summer here. It was way too long in coming. For the last two days it was in the nineties. it felt like Arizona to me and it was wonderful. Meanwhile my grandson hates the heat and kept nagging me to turn on the AC. Wait. What? Close the window...

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6/3/17
Here it is June already but the weather certainly does not feel like it. It has been cool and rainy most of the time and I have only had the windows open a few days if at all. It is depressing to say the least. Especially since it has been in the 90's out i...

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5/26/17
A few weeks ago I began a class with Dar James called "Stained Glass Trees" . It was a great class but I was unable to complete it due to my dad's passing. I did, however download all the videos. That is the nice thing about Carla Sonheim's classes . Once y...

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5/24/17
This block makes an interesting pattern. I like the crosshatching effect as I think it makes the design stand out well. Here is the pattern it makes. I almost forgot how enjoyable making patterns is.

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5/22/17
I am still exploring carving and printing. I am trying to make some patterns again but this time not on the computer. I am going to try my hand at block printing on fabric. In the early 80's I did some fabric painting but never with a carved block. First I ...
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