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Yearly Archives: 2010

Pet Photo Contest Winner

We have a winner! Before I announce the winner, it’s important for me to give a huge thanks to everyone who entered and participated. I still feel so badly that every entry could not have been included in the voting. One of you readers gave me a great idea to do a collage of the […]

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Pet Photo Contest :: Voting Now Closed

UPDATE: Today (Monday, April 12th) the tally shall be counted and a winner announced! Winner to be announced by 4:00 PM MDT. Here are the finalists for your voting pleasure! Let me tell you how EXTREMELY difficult this was, narrowing down to these finalists. You are about to see the finalists but I’ll warn you: […]

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The Book is Out! :: Grande Prairie Dog & Pet Photographer

Let the bells ring, the book I’ve been telling you about is hot off the presses! I was fortunate that one of my canine photos was chosen to be included in the 2010 Art Book Project. I see Sara Harley (the hardworking editor) got the press releases out to the media already. Here’s the scoop. […]

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Happy Easter (and an update or two)

I’m pleased to announce that the entries for the Pet Photo Contest have been rolling in. Although a few people got their entry in right away, it slowed down drastically after that, so I was beginning to think I may have to post all the entries for the public voting. That’s not the case. Fortunately […]

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The Art of Letter Writing

Liz Carpenter’s quote is one that is near and dear to me. I used to be a prolific letter writer. It began early in life corresponding with cousins, a few of my Aunts, and several pen-pals. In later years when I moved away from Edmonton, my letter writing migrated to long handwritten letters to my […]

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