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Sunday, January 31, 2010

Artists Among Us

This was the photo that was in the Sheridan Sun this week of some of our local artists, though there are many, many more. Thanks to Cindy at The Sun for her Photoshop expertise in putting two photos together into one. Front L-R: Ruri, Susan Faye, Monica Setziol-Phillips, Susan Ragan and Kim Hamblin. Back: Landry Deese, Shannon Ray, Jess Anderson, Daryl Nelson, Charles Gluskoter, Diane Lou, Nils Lou and Blythe Eastman.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Kim Hamblin

Meet Kim Hamblin, one of the talented artists of the West Valley. This is her current beau!

Kim explores many media in her art, and she explores them all (and life) with great enthusiasm. Besides being a productive artist, Kim also sells real estate in the area. Go to her website,, to see more of her art. Her blog, which is in its infancy, is . More about Kim later...


Our new blog spotlighting the art and activities of artists of the Willamette Valley of beautiful western Oregon is currently under construction. Pictures, information and links will be added as they are provided to me by the artists. We look forward to having an active, ever-changing site for you to look at.