Discover the Amazing Wine StainPortraits of Amelia Harnas

Usually wine stains and wax on linen spells disaster, but in the hands of Amelia Harnas those same materials are used to create unique works of art. A look at her website clearly reveals a creative woman who, aside from being “born with a blue and white sticker on her forehead proclaiming: Future Artist” cannot… Read More Discover the Amazing Wine StainPortraits of Amelia Harnas

How Can Sam Graves Represent the Voters if He Won’t Talk To Them?

Angela, an activist friend of mine, is the daughter of a Vietnam vet whose health was devastated by exposure to Agent Orange (a product of the Monsanto Corporation) and a mother who is actively doing what she can to fight Monsanto’s domination of our food supply. She has been diligently trying for three weeks to… Read More How Can Sam Graves Represent the Voters if He Won’t Talk To Them?

Stand Up For Your Constitutional Rights Before Monsanto Strips Them Away

In February of 2015 Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kansas) introduced bill HR 1599. While the bill is officially called the “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act” many, including myself, called it the Deny Americans the Right to Know (DARK) Act because it would strip states of their right to pass GMO labeling laws and keep us… Read More Stand Up For Your Constitutional Rights Before Monsanto Strips Them Away

What You Need to Know About Corn in 1,000 Words or Less.

Corn is a summer staple, a must at backyard barbecues, and one of the most versatile plants around. Just think of all corn gives us; tortillas, corn bread, tamales, popcorn, hush puppies, hominy grits (not my favorite but very high on some people’s list) polenta, corn pone, corn bakes, succotash, and the list goes on.… Read More What You Need to Know About Corn in 1,000 Words or Less.

Who Would Think You Could Create Outdoor Art From Sugar and Frosting? Shelley Miller Did and the Results Are Amazing.

I recently became fascinated by the work of Montreal-based artist Shelley Miller, specifically her sugar murals. Yes these intricate and beautiful tile murals are created from sugar and frosting – they’re perfectly edible. My love of these murals is three-fold. First I am drawn to their beauty. Then I love the surprise of the medium… Read More Who Would Think You Could Create Outdoor Art From Sugar and Frosting? Shelley Miller Did and the Results Are Amazing.