Monthly Archives: October 2012

What is an icon?

What is it you do again?  You mean those little pictures on the computer?? Often when people hear the word “icon”, they think first of computer graphics.  This is, in fact, an apt analogy.  A computer icon is a 2D … Continue reading

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Talking Belugas

I thought I’d get away from even thinking about election stuff for a bit.  An article from the huffingtonpost, (not something that I usually go out of my way to read) was forwarded to me.  It was a science story, … Continue reading

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The Wonderworker Works a Wonder

The icon exhibit opened today.  It isn’t exactly a museum-perfect display, pretty amateur actually, but I learned a lot about presentation and promotion.   The icons themselves are beautiful and prayerful. I went over for the Grand Opening, and there were a fair … Continue reading

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Lessons from a simple soul

My poor dog, Larry.  He tore his ACL a month ago, and, in compensating for the injury and trying to bear all weight on the other leg–he tore that one, too.  He is not a candidate for surgery, and the healing … Continue reading

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It seemed like a good idea at the time . . .

. . . and it probably still is.  Just way more work than anticipated. I am organizing an icon exhibit at a local Catholic gift/book store.  The theme is “The Holy Saints”. I have gathered up the work of 7 … Continue reading

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Thanks so much.

Thank you, Biltrix, for this honor.  I am very grateful.  It is amazing to me. It stands out among all other awards for me. The rules of this award say: If you accept the award, display the badge. Name your … Continue reading

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