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Spring-art & poem

Happy Spring!   SPRINGTIME’S AWAKE Splish splash away rain–Let ringing rays roll around the ground, dry–marshy March’s morning, ready right now, for spring’s dream times… Do ba de do… darling dewdrop Singing choo choo chirrup through all– Flower scent’s, sweet … Continue reading

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#WorldPoetryDay poem and art

I heard through the grapevine it’s World Poetry Day today, but I thought it was International Poetry Day; here’s some art and a poem for both.

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Sunday #Haiku for the New Year

eyes closed, take a breath . . . let the sun of a new year spread warmth all around! © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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#Haikuforhealing & Happy New Year!

open eyes, ears, and heart for 2017 embrace each other! © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Fall Art Classes Afoot at Evanston Art Center, & Painting

I dare say my Fall Art Classes are afoot . . . here’s what I’m offering at the Evanston Art Center beginning the week of Sept 6th, 2016, and an image to wet your palette. #WorldWatercolorGroup, #artclasses, #painting, #drawing: -Figures and … Continue reading

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Watch out here come . . . “Two Wild Turkeys”

  “Two Wild Turkeys” new watercolor and archival print (and card soon) in my etsy shop: Michelle Kogan Fine Art ,‪#‎WorldWatercolorGroup‬, ‪#‎watercolor‬, ‪#‎painting‬

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‪#‎WorldWatercolorMonth‬ ‪#‎quick‬ ‪#‎pen‬ and ‪#‎watercolor‬ ‪#‎sketch

inspired by my backyard woodpecker. . .  

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A quick ‪#‎painting‬ of my Liatris spicata for ‪#‎WorldWatercolorMonth‬

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‪#‎WorldWatercolorMonth‬ finished ‪#‎WIP‬ #painting and #haiku

spellbound, my summer gladiolas are singing like garden sirens . . . © 2016 Michelle Kogan

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Join me for Summer Plein Air in the city painting workshop

Join me for one of my three Summer Plein Air in the City painting workshops, the first one starts Thursday,  June 9, 2016. We’ll be painting at the Lincoln Park Conservatory. Visit the Evanston Art Center: www.evanstonartcenter.org for registration and more of … Continue reading

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