Friday, November 30, 2012

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Monday, November 26, 2012

Terry Sargent Peart
TWO QUILTS A-QUILTING - I'm making two Alphabet quilts for grandchildren for Christmas. I spent a good amount of time with them this week and got them both to the point where I ...
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  • Finishing the magpie linocut - Start-and-stop-and-start-again is never my favorite way to work on a piece, but sometimes that's just what happens. This 5-by-7-inch linocut was started mo...
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  • Let Them Be Wild - "Let Them Be Wild" was named after a verse in the poem *Inversnaid *by Gerard Manley Hopkins. This quilt was born as a political statement, a desire to in...
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  • Holiday Cards Are Printed - So the holiday cards are now printed! I printed 50 cards with 45 going out to family and 5 to sell, three will be listed on the 22nd for the ebay Nibble...
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  • Wednesday, November 21, 2012

    the first printing of the 2012 Holiday Cards - Started printing my holiday cards yesterday. Here you can see my set up. There's a clear mat under the plate to protect the countertop. I had in mind to ...
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  • Christmas Cards Ordered - *Woo and hoo! Ordered the Schuyler House xmas cards of Snowflakes are Dancing! from vistaprint. 8- ]* * * ** * **We've had great success with vistaprint, ...
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  • - Finally, I finished this quilt! Started it months ago and it sat on the back burner while I completed all the ones that went to Lowell Quilt Festival. T...
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  • Saturday, November 17, 2012

    Thursday, November 15, 2012

    Tuesday, November 13, 2012

    • Back in the shadows Success! I think. Here we have the second linoleum block all 
      carved and hanging out with the original reduction block. Since the belly shadow (or BS, a...
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    • Hello there! I haven't dropped off the face of the earth...just messing around with 
      a variety of things. Here's the evidence for those of you who think I...
      5 hours ago

    • You can't always get what you want Dry midwestern lake bed. Would you put this 
      on your wall?Every artist blog needs an image. So when a print you have poured yourself
       into for weeks does not...
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    • Color Swatches *Made some color test swatches.* * **Pretty sure I'll go with blue and 
      white with just a hint of red (around the middle). It dulls up the blue and white a...
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    Monday, November 12, 2012

    • Crumbs, size, paper and glue I carved and printed a circular bokashi/shading to each donut 
      during the printing phase as one of the impressions of my donut print. This is what lies und...
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    • Change of approach Okay. So my efforts to shadow a magpie belly via stencil didn't work 
      out last week. (How many people get to A) write a sentence like that and B) expect tha...
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    Sunday, November 11, 2012

    Thursday, November 8, 2012

    • What Impatience Wrought Most of the time I love that reduction printing is a labor-intensive,
       time-consuming process. I enjoy putting the image on the block. Carving. Preparing pa...
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    Wednesday, November 7, 2012

    • From One Hand To Another Most prints I make for myself. Sometimes I do a couple for friends but
       the hardest are the ones I do for albums! I’m in a band, it’s only a small group and...
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    • Snowflakes Still Dancing *Back to carving after a short hiatus to edit a semi-annual poetry
       collection. Snowflakes are almost there. Then I can do a test print.* * * *A faux pri...
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    Monday, November 5, 2012

    • Yay! Back to work! Naturally the tint base showed up when I was out of town for a couple
       of days, but today I was able to get back to work on the little magpie linocut. I'm...
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    • Revenge of the Sugar Donuts They came-- Not two-by-two but in sixes and dozens. Almost
       all human cultures have not only a complex cosmology of the origins of Man and the World but t...
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    Sunday, November 4, 2012

    Friday, November 2, 2012