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Figure with Fish

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Figure with Fish  48 x 36 acrylic 2016 by Cathy Hegman

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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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Insomniacs IV…

Mississippi Art Colony has ended until next Spring, but memories will be indelibly left in my mind. Deep in the woods with  4o or so artists doing nothing but painting and talking about their art. There is nothing better for … 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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Hip, Hip, Hooray….NOT

  I fell on my treadmill last year, and being invincible, I thought it was nothing to worry about.  I just chalked up the pain with walking, to not getting enough exercise; so I walked less and less each day, … Continue reading

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Explorations of subject matter

    The river is high and running, soft brown water edging closer to the top of the bank.  I can hear the soft murmuring of sticks and leaves as they swirl and toss on the surface, glints of summer … Continue reading

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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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