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June 29th, 2009

Custom Portrait Winner & Call for Entries – Cats! : Week #27 (6/29-7/3)


custom pencil portrait people kids children teenagers drawing by Leanne Wildermuth
Today begins Week #27 of my 2009 weekly graphite portrait giveaway! Each week, one winner will be selected to receive one 5×7 graphite (pencil) drawing from their photograph.

Last week’s winner was Nikole, sharing a sweet photo of her daughter …


June 26th, 2009

Appreciation

tiny swirled paper people photo by Leanne WildermuthMy daughter had a friend over, and she brought a small container full of these tiny little swirled paper people. They’re not more than 1-1/2″ tall, and don’t even fit onto my pinki finger. I looked at each one in …


June 25th, 2009

Pelican Love

white pelican 1 photo by Leanne Wildermuth

We took a little walk along the Mississippi River early Monday morning, and I caught several shots of the pelicans (and other birds, which I’ll share tomorrow!). One of them had his wing tucked a little funky and I was …


June 24th, 2009

Why My Hands Are Swollen

landscaping project foundation flooding fix Leanne WildermuthHere it is, folks – the reason I cannot make a fist … the reason I am taking 800mg of ibuprofen a few times a day, the reason I mouse with my hand on a gel-ice pak. Yes, indeedy – …


June 23rd, 2009

Custom Portrait Giveaway : Week #26 (6/23-6/26)

Today begins Week #26 of my 2009 weekly graphite portrait giveaway! Each week, one winner will be selected to receive one 5×7 graphite (pencil) drawing from their photograph.

Last week was another very busy week, so let’s try this again! …


June 19th, 2009

Pug Dog Portrait : Pete WIP #3-5

pug dog portrait pete oil painting by Leanne Wildermuth

Phew! Long overdue progress shots of Pete’s under painting! I’ve been busy trying to rescue my garden from the flooding along the house, and since it flooded again yesterday (well, the half that I don’t have complete), I’m now waiting …


June 16th, 2009

Landscaping Poll!

edging cedar log pavers

The problem: My foundation planting bed is flooding every time it rains. I have roses in there on the verge of death from all the moisture. I must raise the bed, and I have these two choices. The pavers, standing …


June 15th, 2009

Custom Portrait Winner & Call for Entries : Week #25 (6/15-6/19)


pencil portrait girl drawing by Leanne Wildermuth
Today begins Week #25 of my 2009 weekly graphite portrait giveaway! Each week, one winner will be selected to receive one 5×7 graphite (pencil) drawing from their photograph.

Last week’s winner was Tammy with her daughter Autumn, who passed away …


June 12th, 2009

Pug Dog Portrait : Pete WIP #2

pug dog portrait painting progress by Leanne WildermuthPete the Pug has his green gradient background now, and once it’s dry I’ll work in his under painting.

I also started another piece that I will share once it’s complete – it’s a really big piece, one that I’ve …


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