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Melissa Hall
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Photographer, Artist, Programmer, etc...
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Gratefully Filling the Bucket
Well, as most of you probably know by now the cancer came back.  Boo Hiss!!! But this isn't really a post about that.  It's a post about what I am doing to be happy, live in the moment, and be grateful for art and good friends. In November I had another (th...

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How Melissa's Getting Her Groove Back
I can still do this!  (Followed by moderately energetic jumping up and down.) By "this" I mean, set up a photo shoot and produce something that I've seen  only   in my head. Photo shoots take a lot more energy than I ever realized. Thank you Amanda, Jennife...

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How Melissa's Getting Her Groove Back
I can still do this!  (Followed by moderately energetic jumping up and down.) By "this" I mean, set up a photo shoot and produce something that I've seen  only   in my head. Photo shoots take a lot more energy than I ever realized. Thank you Amanda, Jennife...

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Getting This Out of My Head
I've never been that person who could just sit down and write.  However, To-Do lists spring out of me daily and clutter my desk at a depth of several inches, but not artistic prose meant for journals. I know this is going to seem so obvious to some of you, ...

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Feeling the Void
What a difference a year makes! For those of you who don't know, this is not a crazy photoshopped image of me. I have the dreaded C word.  This past Spring, m y Mother passed away. A week after her funeral I discovered that I have the same cancer she did.  ...

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Florida Whirlwind Week
Saturday February 28th, I drove 13.5 hours down to Florida to deliver work, hang a show, visit friends, work out details for a collaborative art project, attend my show's opening, give a demo, and do 2 photo shoots.  Whew - just listing that out makes me wa...

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Merry Christmas/Happy Birthday/Cyanotypes Rule
Not too long ago, someone asked me what I got for Christmas. When I rattled off hammers to texturize metal, an R2D2 measuring spoon set, and cyanotype chemicals I got the quizzical, confused, cocked puppy head look back. No really - that made me quite happy...

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Out With the Old!
One of my studio mates decided to move on and out of her studio which happens to be twice the size of mine and it has a bathroom!  New Year's Eve, I gave into temptation and decided to move into the new studio space.  It really didn't take much of a push......

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What did we do without before smart phones?
I've always been hopeless with directions and seldom had my camera with me when I really needed it.  Enter the smart phone and shazaam !  I can find interesting places with little forethought and take so many more pictures than I used to before this addicti...

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Remnants Finale
Amanda J. Cawby, Page Turner, Melissa T. Hall, and Mary Rezny There is a week left for the Remnants show but like a comet sailing across the night sky, it is almost time for the Remnants show to sail  off into the great beyond.  No - don't be sad!  There wa...
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