Category Archives: female

Depth of Memory through layers of time…

I have always had a sense of longing to know my past, to firmly place myself in another time and feel how that would be for me.  I have a tapestry that I found 35 years ago in a dusty … Continue reading

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End of Summer… 2015

The summer refuses to give in to cooler temps.  No rain for the past several months and none in the forecast. Dusty days and hot humid nights make an air-conditioned studio feel divine. Work steadily continues in my studio.  I … Continue reading

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Layering Bird Totems….

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Summer,LongBoats, and Life…

The hiss of summer is close at hand and the feeling of impending heat is becoming suffocating.  I distinctly remember being cold and wishing for warmth; but it seems a distant faded memory now.  The river has risen and fallen … Continue reading

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LongBoat Blue detail by Cathy Hegman

LongBoat Blue is coming along this week..I am working on a series using the boat as a metaphor for traversing through difficult times in life, it is called my LongBoat Series. In each of these paintings I want to convey … Continue reading

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Surfacing the media

      Working mostly on wood panels and canvas, I only get out the paper when I know I will be painting for myself or possibly as an entry in a show.  I  don’t favor one medium over another … Continue reading

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Jumping into Even…January One

A brand new year and a brand new painting has begun.  I worked through most of the  holiday season and was able to take a more lengthy approach to my work.  All the little monkeys in my head were at … Continue reading

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Weight of Balance Party Dress a work in progress… by CathyHegman

Weight of Balance Party Dress by Cathy Hegman Oil on wood working in the studio on a new piece… the texture is mesmerizing me…  

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Mississippi Art Colony Fall 2013 “All IN” working in oils outside…new beginnings

beginning stages of Long Boats II by Cathy Hegman oil on board day two of the process Day three and time to go home and finish in the the studio….I can see clearly many things to redefine and lose again…I … Continue reading

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Processing for workshops to come…..

I was asked again the other day if I would like to teach a workshop in 2015.  I get a momentous thrill every time I am considered, there is the swell of anticipation of sharing with others in the flesh … Continue reading

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