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A Guided Tour of My Sort-of-New Art Studio

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The word “turnkey” is, according to Collins Dictionary, rarely used. Except in my world. Hello, my name is Karen, and I’m a turnkeyaholic. Context, especially physical environment, has been important to me as far back as age six. My version of playing school involved perusing the Sears Christmas catalogue, making[…]

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RAW NEWS Gives Me Direction for the Future

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In April, I wrote How to Craft Your Ideal Day…and Live It. I had a few book ideas and was looking for a way to make writing a big part of every day. I was focused on product, on doing what I’d been doing–writing for publication–but in an arena other[…]

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