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Adam’s Tree, Merry Christmas!

3rd December 2011 | 0 Comments

My son,  Adam was christened Adam Bayley Briner at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Ranchos de Taos, NM on July 13th, 1977.  My parents and younger brother, James attended the celebration.  My Dad marked the occasion by taking 13 pine trees from our yard in Taos Ski Valley.  He transported them to WI as […]


It all started…

20th June 2011 | 1 Comment

It all started… The most frequently asked question I hear as an artist is, “have you always painted?” or “when did you start painting?” I’ve an answer for both. I was an active child, the third of six children. My mother never knew what to do with me. Just about every afternoon she’d send me […]