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Sacgal/Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #30 on: April 09, 2017, 12:51:31 PM »
Thanks Mary Lou!!
Cheers,
Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #31 on: May 19, 2017, 01:22:31 PM »
Update on this painting: Last night, the museum held their event, Big Names, Small Art. My painting was in the first Auction Table (there are 4 tables - I prefer to go first so we can leave earlier and I'm not spending the entire evening stressing out if someone is going to buy my painting!) Good news - there was a bidding war at the end and this little painting that I valued at $175 sold for $300! The buyer is the head of one of our biggest investment firms in town. 100% of the proceeds go to the museum - and I got a lot of credibility - and possibly a baby commission!

Thanks again for everyone's input!
Cheers,
Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #32 on: May 19, 2017, 01:52:38 PM »
 :yippee: :clap: :clap: :clap: :yippee:   WooHoo!!! Congratulations  :heeha:    :dance:
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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #33 on: May 19, 2017, 06:25:23 PM »
Yay, Sharon.  You are on such a roll.

aloha

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Sacgal/Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #34 on: May 22, 2017, 10:32:55 AM »
Thanks, Mea - with this business I've learned it comes and goes - gotta enjoy when it's rolling!
Cheers,
Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #35 on: May 22, 2017, 01:38:01 PM »
 :clap: :clap:
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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #36 on: May 24, 2017, 04:19:05 PM »
Congrats, Sharon! I'm traveling now and haven't been here for a while.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #37 on: May 25, 2017, 12:34:22 PM »
 :thankyou: Win and Susan! Susan - where have you been traveling to? Good to read you're out and about!
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Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #38 on: May 26, 2017, 03:12:15 AM »
I went to visit my sister and her husband in Denver. (I live near Raleigh, NC.) It was a good visit, especially our 1700-mile road trip (in 4 days!) during which we visited the Grand Canyon + 3 other national parks in Utah, none of which I'd never seen. Glad to be home now. But I have some amazing reference photos!
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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #39 on: May 26, 2017, 03:32:18 AM »
That is awesome Sharon!
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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #40 on: May 26, 2017, 07:28:44 AM »
Thanks, EmmaLee! And what a fun vacation you had, Susan! You sure covered a lot of ground in a short time! It's been years since I visited the Grand Canyon, but I still recall how spectacular it was! Can't wait to see what paintings evolve from your trip!
Cheers,
Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #41 on: May 26, 2017, 08:02:07 AM »
Susan,

So happy you had such a great adventure.  Look forward to your renderings of the places you saw.

aloha

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #42 on: May 27, 2017, 04:41:09 PM »
Oh! Sharon, how exciting.  I remember that painting so well as I always admired your brilliant backgrounds which make the painting's focal point stand out.  Hearty congratulations.


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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #43 on: May 30, 2017, 09:08:57 AM »
 :thankyou: Patricia! I'm anxious to do another painting soon with a colorful background!!
Cheers,
Sharon

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Re: Heaven on a Stick
« Reply #44 on: May 30, 2017, 12:38:57 PM »
Sharon, in my humble opinion, I think you are the background queen.  Your backgrounds are always vibrant and eye catching and I love them. Wish I could take a leaf out of your book for I am so background challenged, it isn't even funny.


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