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Marcia Hodges
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I love to paint. Thanks for visiting!
I love to paint. Thanks for visiting!

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Happy Mother's Day
Love painting flowers on a beautiful day like today.

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Glory to God
There are times I feel so conflicted with my art.  I love to paint from photos and real life references but i also love to paint intuitively, meaning just laying down paint and following it to create the painting.  The real truth about my painting is that I...

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Strolling
The reference photo from Anita Johnston caught my eye.  I am never quite sure what reaches out to my heart to make me want to paint a particular thing but in this particular picture I liked the way the couple is strolling along.   The lady has her purse on ...

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Meditating
Fun little painting today

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France and Sawyer
I am honored when asked to paint for someone.  Someone asked me to paint the children of a friend as a gift to their friend.  The thoughtfulness of this gift touches me.  I usually send my first drafts of my paintings  to my daughter for her critique.  When...

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Remember You Are Forgiven
Whitney, my 10 year old granddaughter and I were walking Max around the small lake near my home and we came upon a lovely dogwood tree.  I asked Whitney if she had ever heard the story of the dogwood tree and she said no.  I told her I had always heard that...

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Wake Up to Hope
I have been painting every day in an attempt to complete several commissions.  Today I decided to take a break and paint something different.  This is a reworked piece.  One that I could not get happy with but today I did.  I tried to say what I wanted to s...

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I'm The Good Egg
Recently a friend and I visited the Botanical Gardens gift shop and found the cutest Easter little cuties.  This little egg caught the attention of both of us.  He has these cute wire feet and a feather sticking out of his head.  I have him on my desk in my...

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Henry
I am still painting rabbits.  This one is more abstract and his name is Henry.  Peter Rabbit was an animal character in various books written by Beatrix Potter.  Reading about Peter I was reminded that all of the rabbits in the stories wore clothes.  At one...

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Honey Bunny
My good friend Deb and I met for lunch and a trip to the Birmingham Botanical Gardens with a visit to the gift shop.  The shop has the most unusual gifts and little treasures.  I found the cutest little rabbit, duck and other unknown little creature.  I had...
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