Monthly Archives: March 2017

Sunday in Barrio Logan

A couple of weeks ago we spent the day visiting Barrio Logan. It’s a great place, a vibrant arts neighborhood with some delicious eateries. I’ve been coming here for many decades. One of my artist friends in the group Mayo, said it … Continue reading

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Flower Tuesday!

Tulips popping up through the nasturtium leaves are always a welcome sight.

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Margaret Kyle Roxburgh

Here are a few of Margaret’s pastels circa 1915. As an early San Diego artist, Balboa Park was one of her favorite subjects, and I’ll post more of her “Lily Ponds” art later this year. Her Color Charm Studios was listed in the … Continue reading

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Well, here it is the first day of spring and the beginning of San Diego Women’s Week. There’s a lot going on today! Iris flowers are named after the ancient Goddess Iris, believed to be the link between heaven and earth.

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Niki de Saint Phalle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is located in Escondido, San Diego County, CA. It is one of the last works of the French artist Niki de Saint Phalle. The Magical Circle is open to the public but with limited hours, please check ahead.   More … Continue reading

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Flower Tuesday!

Here it is again, time to prune the roses. But they’re so beautiful and still in bloom, maybe next weekend?  

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Flamingos in sunlight

From a visit to the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park.  

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