Art

What’s in a Name?

I miss bookstores. Not mall bookstores with 50 shades of the same thing, but independent…

Janis Gave Me a Pheasant

I opt to make a version called Braised Pheasant with Sauerkraut Alsatian Style. Our county…

From the Clairière de l’Armistice to Franz Marc

Virtually every French king, and two self-proclaimed emperors, hunted stag, roe deer and wild boar…

Xavier de Poret and the Hermès Scarf

The beloved 90 x 90 cm (approximately 35 x 35 inches) piece of twill de…

My Love Affair with Huîtres

Helen LaRose found me on Facebook, more than 40 years after we were teenagers on…

Returning Home to Wardle

What joy when I saw my two favorite paintings on this side of the pond,…

Bodo Meier, the Artist Who Takes Artists to Africa

I first met watercolorist Bodo Meier on a snowy night in the dead of winter,…

Stopping in Georgia to Meet Larry D. Wheeler

What a great excuse to exit I-95 on our trip back north – going to…