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I'm happily married and lucky enough to know it.
Interests: travel, dogs, games, art, animals, old cars, language, cooking, movies, reading, photography, shoes, chickens, clothing, my husband. not in that order.
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The latest finals are hot off the presses and ready for you to ask yourself: which would I choose? Chester and Copper's final 3 Chester and Cooper in their final 3 portraits by the Nepali signboard artists are finally here.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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I have picked up the last final Danger Dog portraits for this trip and will be busy letting you see the results. Louie the Lover and his final 3 portraits Louie the Lover is relaxed and handsome in his final... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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The finals are pouring in in these last few days of my trip to Kathmandu. See which one you would choose! Dutch the black and white Cat and his final 3 It is not only dogs that get to be... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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The best time of the trip for me is when I can see and compare the 3 very different portraits of the same pet. Looking at the details such as how they do the eyes, the paws, the fur, the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sanjib Rana does not letter his own paintings, so I gave them to Dilip Niroj to finish. Dilip greets me with Namaste Dilip welcomes me with a Namaste as I come across Sanjib's art drying outside Dilip's studio. Harry the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar is still not finished. Even more beautiful Danger Dogs to come. Wolford the Rescue Dog by Sagar Wolford is Captain Handsome in his newest final by Sagar. Emma Goldman, a Springer Spaniel, by Sagar Emma Goldman is not quite... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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More finished artwork by the artist Sagar Bitsa. Please keep in mind that these hand painted portraits look even better in person! Dawa the Nepali dog by Sagar Dawa, a Nepali dog, is hand painted on metal here by the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar Bitsa has finalized many of his portraits. I can't wait to hear what you think of his latest works. Please keep in mind that these paintings all look better in person! Oliver the French Bulldog by Sagar Bitsa Oliver!... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar always finishes all of his work at the same time, as he does not do hand lettering himself and hires another sign painter to finish the work. So we have a wealth of Sagar riches today... Pancho and Picket... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Dilip's latest works are truly something to give thanks for on this Thanksgiving morning in Kathmandu. Picket and Pancho by Dilip Picket and Pancho are a pair of Chesapeake Bay Retrievers that look like they are having fun in the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Happy Thanksgiving from Kathmandu! I hope that each and every one of you has a wonderful dinner filled with family and friends. Dilip has painted some very fine finals. Pancho the Chesapeake Bay Retreiver by Dilip First in line is... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar has made some progress on his Danger Dogs. Emma Goldman, the Springer Spaniel, by Sagar Emma Goldman, the Springer Spaniel is almost finished, just some work around the eyes is especially needed. Sagar works on many levels in his... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Megh Raj has continued to amaze me with his soulful portraits. Today you are in for a treat. Chester and Cooper by Megh Raj Thapa Recommended links and posts Chester the Foxhound and Cooper his Beagle buddy are brought to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Megh Raj has continued to amaze me with his soulful portraits. Today you are in for a treat. Chester and Cooper by Megh Raj Thapa Chester the Foxhound and Cooper his Beagle buddy are brought to life in this latest... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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I have been busy visiting artists' studios and seeing works in progress. Today I feature works in progress from Megh Raj Thapa and Sagar Bitsa. I hope to pick up some finals Bleu the German Short Haired Pointer Megh Raj... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar Bitsa has just started these Danger Dog portraits and it is fun to see these very early works in progress. Each artist works differently, I have noticed, and Sagar works on many at once. He has his day of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sanjib Rana has brought me 6 almost finished Danger Dog portraits. He does not do lettering, so they are not totally complete. But his art is breathtaking. Sanjib is the only one of the Danger Dog artists that uses acrylic... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar Bitsa is working hard on completing his Danger Dog commissions. I dropped by recently and photographed some of his very early works in progress. Chester the Foxhound and Cooper the Beagle by Sagar Chester the Foxhound and Cooper the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Danger Dog artist Dilip Niroj has been more than busy, hand painting on metal some fabulous Danger Dogs and Cats. Here are more portraits... El Cid, the Kuvasz Puppy, by Dilip Niroj El Cid the Kuvasz, a Hungarian breed, is... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Dilip Niroj is the first of the Nepali artists to complete some Danger Dogs and Cats. You are in for a treat... Brian Wilson the Cat by Dilip Niroj Brian Wilson is a stunning long-haired Cat and Dilip brings out... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Megh Raj Thapa is the first artist's work that I have been able to see this trip, and it is just beautiful. Megh Raj with Wolford, the rescue dog Megh Raj lost his studio last year and is actively seaching... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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The Stupa at Boudhanath was badly damaged in the April 25, 2015 earthquake. For the last year and a half the large dome and face that topped the Stupa was diminished, though still heavily worshipped. Now it has risen again.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Strolling along the streets of Kathmandu is always fun, not least because of the extraordinary variety and conditions of the mannequins. Does this remind you of anyone? Mannequins come in all shapes and sizes. This hair has got to be... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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The artists are hard at work painting, so we took a quick trip to Pokhara. The mountains have never been prettier than this trip. Boats line the shore of Lake Fewa The multi-colored boats make a nice contrast to the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Pokhara is a lakeside resort town in Central Nepal. This week the views of the Machhupuchhare (Fishtail Mountain) and the Annapurna Range have been off the charts! Machhupuchhare in the evening glow The tourist area of Lakeside abuts Lake Fewa,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog