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Discovering Kinship: Robyn Gordon – My Inspiration

Tammy | May 7, 2016 | 1 Comment
I fell in love with Robyn Gordon’s art YEARS ago.  And last week I discovered I have been friends with her on FaceBook since 2010.  Life is funny like that.  I love her sculptures – she’s a wood carver, and have used them as inspiration…
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Doesn't Fit Anywhere Category, Finding Water, Keeping On Keeping On

Spring Rain

Tammy | May 5, 2011 | 6 Comments
  Outside things are turning green:  leaves, flowers.  Daffodils have come and gone, now  I have Pinks and Primroses and what’s left of the azaleas and sweet sweet lily of the valley. The weather is unsettled.  Tuesday we were in the 80s, today…
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Amp Up, Business of Art

How to Find Your Elephant

Tammy | March 9, 2010 | 4 Comments
You’d think finding an elephant would be easy. In the early 2000s, I went to Zambia for 2 weeks.  I was sent by my local chapter of the League of Women Voters to act as ambassador and trainer to NGOs (non-governmental organizations) focused on women’s…
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The Business of Art

Rant – and no apologies

Tammy | November 30, 2007 | 11 Comments
Torso - Amethyst, 22 inches tall, hand and slab built clay ceramic goddess wall scupture by Tammy Vitale. $500 until Jan 1 2008, then $750.00 Thanks for all who sent emails asking about my absence. I somehow fell out of...
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The Business of Art

I Must Be Tired – Can’t Think of Anything Snazzy for a title here

Tammy | September 8, 2007 | 6 Comments
Room with a Brew new wall display. Hung all new work at Room with a Brew and hung out until the festivities were due to start for First Friday. Wandered over to Heron's Way Gallery where co-owner Mary Ida is...
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Art and Life, Doesn't Fit Anywhere Category, The Writing Life


Tammy | July 20, 2007 | 6 Comments
Dancing on Bubbles, collage by Tammy Vitale I woke this morning with an idea for a book, and/or individual cards or matted sayings. I've been playing with poetry paintings for years and years, using snippets of poetry, and trying to...
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Art and Life, The Business of Art

I’m Baaaaack!

Tammy | March 14, 2007 | 8 Comments
Tammy Vitale's art displayed at Transient Crafters' Garden Room, Charlottesville, VA Hello Dear Readers! Thank you all for your visits and comments during my pre-posted absence. It is wonderful to know that there are connections even when we are apart!...
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Art and Life

Making Movies

Tammy | January 16, 2007 | 3 Comments
Untitled acrylic on canvass by Tammy Vitale Okay gang, very short post today. Am in the throes of figuring out the "muvee" application, thanks to Leah who wrote about it for Create a Connection (CaC). So the fact that I'm...
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Tammy | January 5, 2007 | 2 Comments
Kwan Yin, wall sculpture, hand built and decorated, slab rolled by Tammy Vitale Browsing at Luann Udell's Durable Goods website today and ran across her posting of the Lascaux Cave Axial gallery. Luann asks: "What ancient, yearning dreams of beauty...
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Art and Life


Tammy | December 30, 2006 | 6 Comments
Soul Card: Moon Being. I am the one who waxes and wanes, the one who lives in the house with many rooms. I am the one whose voices you hear in the curve of the pink shell held against your...
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