Surprise visit

Friday, May 7, 2021

Surprise! Look who came to visit.
I was out on the back porch journaling, enjoying the quiet and a gentle breeze… when, up over the top of my journal...

2021 Repujado Classes

Friday, April 30, 2021

NOTE: Regarding 2021 Repujado (metal embossing) classes:
▶︎ I will continue to teach metal embossing through the end of 2021 and then I plan to...

Arizona Sage Art Market

Friday, March 26, 2021

Hope you can make it to market!
WHO: 35+ Local Artists
WHAT: Arizona Sage Art Market
WHEN: Coming up SOON - Saturday, April 10th, HOURS:...

A creative rainbow

Saturday, February 27, 2021

A creative rainbow, our February 2021 class - Faux Marbling and Handbound Journals.

Rain- Snow- and Graupel

Sunday, January 31, 2021

Yesterday was so phenomenal with a continuous light rain, snow, and "graupel".

When the clouds cleared, the nearby hillsides and mountains...

Set Your Sail

Monday, December 28, 2020

set your sail
and the journey begins
thoughts and dreams of blue
the moon sweeps down
on extended wing
and day begins
anew.

Thank You

Monday, November 30, 2020

Thank you to all of you who have supported me over the years, read my newsletters, come to classes, sent me notes, shared a cup of coffee, and most recently,...

Busy building a new space

Sunday, November 1, 2020

This little wren and I have been busy, busy, busy, building. She's been building a cozy nest, a new little home for herself, and I've been building a...

Our River Girl

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

This has been a rough week for the Abare household. Our most senior dog at 13+ years, River, was quite unexpectedly taken to the vet with symptoms of...

Feel the love

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Monsoon rain! Feeling the love! The rain lasted about an hour; we sat out on the porch and enjoyed every minute.

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