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If You Say “Foxglove Cottage”, What Comes to Mind?

Say the word “Cottage” and what comes to mind? Would be “quaint and romantic”? If so, then you and artist Thomas Kinkade would be in agreement. Let’s look at what Wikipedia says about cottages. First, they are usually considered a … Continue reading

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Do You Know What “Light and Dark in Art” Is Called?

Thomas Kinkade always referred to himself as the painter of light. He could say this because he painted in what is known as a Chiaroscuro style. This style contrasts light with dark in significant ways to add body and volume to … Continue reading

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Front Row Seats for the Summer Holidays

Yesterday, as I was walking along the sidewalk so that I could see the Memorial Day Parade, I got to see how the spectators were trying to get the best view possible of the parade. Some had chairs and were … Continue reading

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Look What We Found?: Garden Shed Seedlings

Besides Baseball’s opening season, warmer weather and flowers on the plants and trees, something that many people look forward to each spring is working in the garden. Imagine that first day of gardening, when you enter your garage and discover … Continue reading

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What Do You Think of Spring at the Covered Bridge?

Besides painting a beautiful scene of a covered bridge in the fall [mentioned in the blog post from 21 November 2016], South Korean artist Sung Kim has painted another lovely scene of a bridge in the spring. According to the Christian Daniels … Continue reading

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Check Out this Bluebird Lookout! : Do You Know About these Types of Bluebirds?

One of the delights of spring and summer in the northeastern United States is being able to see and hear the birds outside of one’s window. In this puzzle, entitled “Bluebird Lookout”, the bluebird is the main feature. There are three types of bluebirds: … Continue reading

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Do You Know the History of Spring Tulips?

One of the beautiful signs of spring occurs at the first bloom of Tulips. Tulips originated in Eurasia and Northern Africa from Portugal and Spain all the way to Eastern China. Although, they could be found as far north as … Continue reading

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What Would Make A Mother’s Perfect Day?

What would make a mother’s day be perfect? There are many different answers to this question because there are so many different types of mothers in the world. For the Thomas Kinkade Studios, this idyllic scene shows a possible example … Continue reading

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Fillies and Flowers

A delightful activity that nature lovers anticipate each spring is to have a relaxing walk through the grass, so that one can stop and smell the flowers. This is a sweet, restful picture which can remind us of pleasant strolls through the … Continue reading

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The Good Shepherd’s Cottage

According to John 10:11 in the bible, Jesus identifies himself as “…the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.” This creates a peaceful reassurance for the sheep. In this puzzle, Thomas Kinkade creates a beautiful “allegory in paint, … Continue reading

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