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#PoetryFriday–Voices for Climate & Justice

Happy Poetry Friday! This has been quite a week between the frigid cold we’ve had here in Chicago, and the beginning of the Impeachment hearings… I found a post by artist/Illustrator Emma Reynolds, whose from across the pond, calling for … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday–I AM From Poems

Roger’s Park Dunes Restoration and Piping Plover, endangered species, © 2018, Michelle Kogan, painted in 2012, watercolor and watercolor pencil. Happy Poetry Friday and Fall! As much as I love the changing seasons and colors of fall, I still have … Continue reading

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#PWID 2018 -Take Flight -Masthead Voting

Calling all SCBWI-Illinois Members Voting is open for choosing the #PWID 2018 – #Take Flight – Masthead  There’re 17 terrific entries You can vote between today, July 7– 14 midnight. So mosey on on over and cast your vote. Here’s … Continue reading

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Workshop Coming: Dr. Martin Watercolors & Pens

I’m teaching a workshop: Pens, Watercolor Pencils, and Dr. Martin Concentrated Watercolor, at the Evanston Art Center, Saturday March 5, 2016, 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. For Registration: Evanston Art Center  The study here: Sparrow and first Narcissus, © 2016 Michelle … Continue reading

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New Classes, Painting & Tanka

Magical Winter Gourds Michelle Kogan © 2015 winter gourds full, round, filled with mystery that carry messages, mystical, magical opening many minds… New 2016 Art Classes I’m gearing up for my New Class offerings that begin Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 … Continue reading

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Sketches become art…become cards… Dr. Martin Watercolor Workshop

Join me this Saturday for an art workshop at the Evanston Art Center: Pens, Watercolors, and Dr. Martin Concentrated Watercolor Workshop: Class ID#9026 9:30 – 4:00 pm, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 For Registration Visit: http://www.evanstonartcenter.org The art above: “Fall Nasturtiums,” a card … Continue reading

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Michelle Kogan Fall Plein Air Workshop Lincoln Park Conservatory & 2 more Art Classes

                          Michelle Kogan, Bees and Butterflies by the Dunes, © 2013, watercolor and watercolor pencil. Catch the last bit of summer and join me for a Plein Air Workshop … Continue reading

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New Halloween and Black-capped Chickadee Card Available in my Etsy Shop

    BOO! Happy Halloween… Here are two new cards available in my Etsy Shop http://www.MichelleKoganFineArt.etsy.com The Halloween card is called, Boo! Halloween 2012 and I’ve included a couple of the characters that influenced the card. The card below is from … Continue reading

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