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DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN ARTIST

Paul Boecher, carving the Mermaid for the Newsroom Restaurant in Minneapolis, MN. My husband has had a number of careers in his 75 years.  After losing his successful advertising agency back in 1991 he had to look for new ways to make … Continue reading

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A DAY WHICH WILL LIVE IN INFAMY

My mom had recently discovered that she was pregnant with me. She and my dad were excited, yet wondered how they would support a family on such meager earnings.  Only two years prior to her 18th birthday, she and my dad … Continue reading

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A DELICATE BALANCE

We are experiencing some wonderful weather here in the Midwest.  Days are growing shorter, but each moment is filled with fresh, clean air – gorgeous sunrises and sunsets – colors that defy any artist’s palette – and treasured amounts of … Continue reading

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