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Linda Sheets
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Mixed-Media/Scratchboard Artist Author
Mixed-Media/Scratchboard Artist Author

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Still Looking For The "Next"
I continue to work on the series of scratchboard drawings from my collection of vintage photos. Above are two of the completed works. I haven't gotten a show for them yet...I tried a few local places with no luck. Still, I draw, and draw, and draw. Just kee...

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What's Next? Damned If I Know For Sure...
"Come 'ere Cowgirl" Yes, it has been months and months since I last posted here, and I'd love to say that I've been so busy with commissions and gallery shows that I just haven't had time to sit down in front of the screen. The truth though is, I'm at yet a...

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Home For Thanksgiving...And it's alright. Really.
For the past ten years or so I've not really had a Thanksgiving (or even Xmas)holiday (read, rest) vacation...I've had to drive here or there to set up and sell my artworks. Blue Genie and Eye of the Dog in Austin and San Marcos, Texas and the past couple o...

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All Is Good--All Is Fine
The above are some earlier examples of my "Little Originals". They are 2x2 inch scratchboards colored with Ampersand Scratchboard inks. These are from maybe two years ago. These "Little Originals", on the other hand are from this past spring. I love making ...

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Goals Set and Met. Now What?
It's already been quite an eventful year in Linda-Land just four months in. Chock-a-block full of ups, downs, and ins and outs. I just reached my 60th year with mixed feelings so I thought a look back might help me make a little sense of it all. I'd set a f...

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Some Things To Look At...And Think About.
The above are just a few of the scratchboard artworks I made in the latter part of 2014. People, Dogs, Cats, Birds, what's next, you might ask. Honestly, I don't know. A dear friend died January 1st and I've been dealing with the emotional aftermath of that...

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Where I've Been Lately...
From the date of the last post you can see it's been more than a month since I've posted anything here. I've been busy drawing portraits for my latest little kickstarter project. There are many more than what is in the above photo, but that will have to suf...

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Why I like Construction More Than Making Art...Sometimes
In my quest to make money I've been doing odd construction jobs in addition to art commissions and I must say, sometimes I like the construction more. There's a clear beginning, middle, and end to a building project and that satisfies the part of me that li...

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Why I Like Making Art More Than Plumbing...
A long, long time ago I was a contractor, which seems like a fuzzy, and fading, other life of mine. I even served time in a plumbing apprenticeship back in my hometown, following my father and brother into the trades. Over the years I became much more than ...
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