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Stephanie Hilvitz
Colorado
I am making every effort to live a creative life.
Interests: i love fabrics, tiles, papers, beads, anything mexican, folkloric and colorful...i love designing and working in my mango studio, working in my garden. i love riding my bike and reading by the fireplace. i love my sweet understanding husband and my best creation ever...my daughter!
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the dialogue continues...the Monarch Dialogues, pages of myth and thought and story a thread running through, connecting stories, life and death and one to another the completed piece will be at the CSU Morgan Library for the Solitude and Exhuberance... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Rodrigvitz Style
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Spring is slowly settling in...in the distance can be seen a Great Blue Heron Rookery, Greg captures some of the activity up close and personal.... looking closer, the Great Horned Owl that we heard was also in this community, on... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Rodrigvitz Style
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a new work...Migration of Soul... more Monarchs, layered and stamped and painted and waxed the conversation between life and death,spirit and soul expresses how we as people use myth and imagination to transcend loss and accept what cannot be truly... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at Rodrigvitz Style
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a weekend of creative inspiration brought me to the blog today...a gathering with women artists to discuss the coming year, a trip to a new Museum, an old neighborhood...a bit of time in the studio and such unseasonably incredible weather... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2015 at Rodrigvitz Style
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I'm inviting you into my home as part of Seth Apter of The Altered Page Living With Art...a look at art in our living environments I live with LOTs of art, of mine, of my friends...of my collections sit back... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2015 at Rodrigvitz Style
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reflecting on the past year...so much to savor, lots to build on...challenges, sure...but happy to be here, now reflect on the year savoring the here...and now mapping the future Haiku my heart, bringing me to the table Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2015 at Rodrigvitz Style
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i am taking Mary Ann Moss's Sketchbookery class...as a way to kickstart my journaling practice for the new year Lots of fun prompts and videos to get me inspired playing with watercolor which is SO much fun both blind and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at Rodrigvitz Style
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blue sky day and fresh white snow let the new year begin blue sky, fresh white snow crisp air ringing in the new sweet and dazzling Haiku my heart into the new year Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2015 at Rodrigvitz Style
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2015! I am focused on a coming year of compassion, love and understanding....here's to many opportunities for growth and creativity! a fun day spent in the studio making little new years stamp paintings A new years gift from me to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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our holiday tradition...the festivities and lights of Christmas downtown...it snowed, right on cue a lovey relaxing afternoon and dinner at casa T & P... the Imitation Game at the historic Mayan theater we take in the lights on a walk... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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our holiday gifts...a rendezvous in the mountains to hang out...play games...laugh make food eat food...drink wine and walk back and forth to relaxing hot springs...taking in this view...the steam rising from the contrast between hot water and cold air shadowy... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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lighting the hannukah candles, bringing their warm (beeswax) honey glow to the ever earlier darkness savoring this glow heading into the solstice tipping toward the light sharing Haiku my heart Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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wrapped up our holiday sale at katy's...was a great success, for those that could not make it please enjoy a little tour of the weekend thanks to all that came out to see us! I'm taking some time off to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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my little lupita, goddess, angel shrine in her honor and on her way to katy's holiday sale...tonight, this weekend packing up the flock too... now ready to take flight on this warm december day on into the light for Rebecca's... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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sharing for the Light of Lupita...we gotta pray, alicia keys can we never learn an unbearable sadness the light in our eyes haiku too Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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I have many images, paintings, sculptures, art and books of the Virgin of Guadalupe...this a vintage litho on tin. While I love this iconic image I am not only honoring her but am honoring the woman/goddess spirit in all of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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Rebecca and I were talking of the sadness of the dwindeling of our once rich blogging community of sharing. We are all torn in so many directions that this avenue seems the one less taken. I am walking now with... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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We were so fortunate to see so many talented artists, see their studio spaces and watch them work the work of Magdalena Martinez, incredible detail of traditionally dressed indigenous women...here with her daughter Naomi, a wonderful little artist in her... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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Just a taste of Oaxaca...so much to pour through still, sorting through many images and gathering my thoughts I knew I would see so much incredible folkart, again, just a taste...Magdalena Martinez who shows at the Santa Fe Folkart Market... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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off to explore dia de los muertos in Oaxaca! Plenty to do in Longmont for day of the dead this weekend and coming week... Las Ofrendas at the Longmont Musuem and my Art of Remembering My paintings and other wonderful... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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I am one lucky gal...this wonderful treat landed on my doorstep, a Day of the Dead box with a teeny delightful book inserted in the back when the box is reconfigured it becomes a tiny shrine, perfect for all the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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on the road...away from home, savoring our last garden dinner...our broccoli romanesca, a huge plant, very large leaves producing this one beautiful vegatable the late evening light in the garden...enjoy our bountiful table being away from my little world makes... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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Longmont celebrated dia de los muertos for their 2nd Friday art event...from the exhibit at the museum to many galleries up and down Main St the Catrina's were ready to rock! There was a bus decked out for day of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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a huge thank you to Laura at Bella Frida for asking me to be a featured artist for the Day of the Dead show...wonderful opening with face painting, henna painting...artwork and a store full of fun and vibrant Mexican art... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style
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Another Dia de los Muertos opening tonight at Bella Frida in Louisville...and next Friday, in Longmont with a bus that will take you to all the festivities downtown, the new Roosevelt studios and the Museum... I went back the Museum... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2014 at Rodrigvitz Style