ARCHIVES November 2007

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Carbohydrates make the world a nicer place

It’s raining here, which is wonderful because we have had a terrible drought, but it is also quite dark and dreary this morning. I woke up feeling melancholy and decided it was a pancake day. These are “Vineyard Pancakes” from Beth Hensperger’s The Best Quick Breads: 150 Recipes for Muffins, Scones, Shortcakes, Gingerbreads, Cornbreads, Coffeecakes,…

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Handmade Winter-themed Holiday Cards by Elizabeth Ruffing

I’ve just put together a few sets of blank cards for the holidays this year, that I might also do as mini prints. Above is “The Rabbit Dances“. This is “Snowy Night“. I attached the images to acid-free ivory card stock using acid-free glue to make cards that are 5 by 6 1/2 inches. They…

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Mini Giclee Cat Art Prints by Elizabeth Ruffing

I’ve decided to introduce mini versions of my prints. I’m not sure how long I’ll offer them, but they are currently available in our Ruffing’s Etsy shop. These prints are made from my original acrylic paintings and are printed on nice heavy-weight, 100% cotton art paper, using archival-quality, pigment-based Epson inks. They are signed below…

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