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Talk and Trunk Show

September 17, 2014
10:30 a.m.
Byron (Illinois) Public Library
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Back from the Boundary Waters

Another glorious trip to one of my main sources of inspiration. More on my blog.

Two New Articles About My Artwork

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Indigo and Old Lace
Junk Mail Art Collective

Online group dedicated to making collages from junk snail mail. Ongoing, but see my first nine collages here.

NEW Publications Portfolio

A quick visual guide. My artwork and writing has been published in more than 50 magazines, books, and catalogs.

Formerly Present 8

Formerly Present 8, 9, 10

The beauty of things left behind. From the green leafiness of summer comes the beauty of the fallen leaf, the peeling bark, the seed pod, and the bare branch.

Photo by Deidre Adams

Organica 2
Small Collages

Read more about combining two "technologies" on my blog.

Represented by Art Matters, a corporate art consulting firm in the Washington, D.C. area.

ArtMatters’ satisfied client base includes small and large businesses, associations, law firms, health care facilities, and hotels throughout the region and nationwide.

Craving Inspiration?

Preview and order my book of essays and photos here.

Reading Wild at the Edges: Inspiration from a Creative Life is meant to be a journey, one that you can savor, study and enjoy in small moments of time.

Virginia Spiegel's book is for anyone interested in the creative the personal is transformed into the universal. The text provides wise insights into living a genuine life as a person and as an artist. The photos of nature and art dazzle, inspire and soothe the soul.

Ground Level: Ephemeral Art in the Quetico

Mainly it is about looking and seeing. It's honoring the shape of the land and the materials at hand.

Preview the book and order here.

Artwork from a residency in Canada.