Category Archives: magpie

August Magpie In A Crowded Room

It is good to be back at my drawing table after a wonderful trip to Greece. I saw my first European Magpie under the Olive trees in the gardens of the Greek Agora in Athens.

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Day 286, Magpie Revisited

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Day 185, Magpie sketch

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Day 156, Double Happiness,

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Magpies are so compelling to me, I love the folklore attached to seeing Magpies or hearing them and their symbolism in art. An interesting post about the origin of the Magpie’s favor in Chinese culture is linked below. Wong, Susan … Continue reading

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Day 150

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Day 124 Magpie beginning 2

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I am behind on my posts but hope to be up to date soon.  Thanks for your great comments and insight.  As for Magpies I never tire of sketching or painting them – their form and personality are so compelling … Continue reading

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Day 109, Magpie Love ~ 2

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Day 108, Magpie Happiness

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Day 107

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Day 106, Where It All Begins… Without Color vs.2

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