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Karena Albert
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Attended Bishop Miege, Rockhurst University, UCSD La Jolla, Johnson County Community College
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Friday Flowers for my Family, Friends, and Followers. By Nathaniel Galka Artist and featured at The Arts by Karena
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Enlightened Blooms: Solarized Diptych Floral Photographs by Brad Oliphant
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BY GLITTERATI INCORPORATED  Forward by Russell Hart Tulipa ‘Black Parrot’ | Parrot Tulip Brad Oliphant has had a camera in hand for forty years. Even as a child climbing trees on the f...
ENLIGHTENED BLOOMS: SOLARIZED DIPTYCH FLORALS BY BRAD OLIPHANT PUBLISHED BY GLITTERATI INCORPORATED  Forward by Russell Hart Tulipa ‘Black Parrot’ | Parrot Tulip Brad Oliphant has had a camera in hand for forty years...
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Award winning Matthew Patrick Smyth is one of rare Interior Designers who has such a great work aesthetic that families have worked with him generation after generation. That tells you so much about his personality and the ki...
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Thanks so much Kim!!
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A must read interview with Matthew Patrick Smyth!! Please enjoy!
Award winning Matthew Patrick Smyth is one of rare Interior Designers who has such a great work aesthetic that families have worked with him generation after generation. That tells you so much about his personality and the ki...
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Dear Karena,

I'll be looking for Smyth's book — I find his interiors inviting and liveable, especially at a time where everything else is seemingly monochromatic or the other extreme!
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When I first viewed paintings by Nathaniel Galka, I was very impressed by his ability to combine an ethereal Asian sensibility with nature and florals. He then brings a surprise, whether a nest, a bird, and even a moose that ...
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Ellipsis: Dual Vision by Stephen Posen c 2015 Published by Glitterati Incorporated, www.Glitteratiincorporated.com   Preface: Alexandra Posen Foreward Colin Cheney Introduction: Scott Indrisek Essay: Zac Posen, Fashi...
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Hi Karena,
You are the best!!!
Thank you for your sweet comment on my blog today!! I am going to definitely try and come hang with you and Andrea next month in Laguna!!!
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Thank you all for you thoughtful comments! It is so good to hear how much you enjoy these features!
Matthew is an amazing interior designer and a super kind man!
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Award winning Matthew Patrick Smyth is one of rare Interior Designers who has such a great work aesthetic that families have worked with him generation after generation. That tells you so much about his personality and the kind of resonance he has with his ...
Award winning Matthew Patrick Smyth is one of rare Interior Designers who has such a great work aesthetic that families have worked with him generation after generation. That tells you so much about his personality and the ki...
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Thank you, Karen. Hope you are doing well.
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When I first viewed paintings by Nathaniel Galka, I was very impressed by his ability to combine an ethereal Asian sensibility with nature and florals. He then brings a surprise, whether a nest, a bird, and even a moose that looks like he belongs right wher...
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The intention of Karena's Blog is to bring attention to the arts of every genre; bringing  inspiration to those who read her features on Artists, Architects, Interior Designers, Jewelry and Fashion Designers, etc. Email her @kalbert1@kc.rr.com She is living in the Kansas City area. 

Karena has studied art at both the Johnson County Community College, where we have the renowned Nerman Museum; and at UCSD in La Jolla. She has also taken many additional art classes; recently, Mike Savage, Rebecca Pashia, Robert Quackenbush, Ada Koch and others, as well as individual instruction.She is a member of The Kansas City Artists Coalition. 
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