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ABOUT MY BLOG

ABOUT MY BLOG

A blog by Murray Elliot Breen, aka: surfthearts  “About my blog called “surf-the-arts” My former website http://www.surf-the-arts.com, before 2007, contained my art and paintings of Hawaii. I lived on Oahu from 1995 – 2007. It helped to spread my name, and sell paintings and prints etc..    ‘Lei Making’ Watercolor […]

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Organizing a new Art Space

Organizing a new Art Space

Moving is so much fun! My Acrylic painting of Orcas over our new home’s fireplace After two weeks of unpacking boxes, our new home is starting to come together. My front porch was covered in recycled materials, such as wrinkled newsprint, bubble wrap, and box tape garbage. I flattened over […]

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Crying Time Again!

Crying Time Again!

My Little Shift: I have been packing up ready for a major move from the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia to Tigard, Oregon. I will be moving on March 21, 2011. I am very excited about this as our family starts a new adventure! We had previously purchased our new […]

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Sci-Fi – Jeremiah TV Series

Sci-Fi – Jeremiah TV Series

Luke Perry & Malcolm – Jamal Warner in JEREMIAH The First Season (MGM 2002) Back in 2003, after watching the TV First Season of Jeremiah, I purchased the above video series of 18 episodes plus the premiere. I was looking forward to Season Two, as I really enjoyed the Season […]

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Graffiti – Lettering Fun

Graffiti – Lettering Fun

Fun With Graffiti Lettering Styles: If you’re NOT a Graffiti Artist with a stack of aerosol cans and a big blank wall; or if you NEVER HAVE downloaded any Graffiti Fonts from the internet, but you’ve always wanted to see what your name, or a word, looks like. Then try […]

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Sci-Fi – Where Is Good Sci-Fi Going?

Sci-Fi – Where Is Good Sci-Fi Going?

Oh Where Has All The Sci-Fi Gone? I have been a TV Sci-Fi fan for many years – well at least since the Beatles came! But, lately they are all fading away. True some stories have concluded such as LOST and Battlestar Galactica. Yes, at least LOST did conclude, even […]

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Artist – OBEY – Shepard Fairey

Artist – OBEY – Shepard Fairey

One of my favorite ‘now’ artists Shepard Fairey of OBEY. I just like the illustrative/poster style! Shepard Fairey – Obey to be Better! from Gestalten on Vimeo.   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shepard_Fairey Shepard Fairey vs The AP http://obeygiant.com/headlines/obama http://obeygiant.com/headlines/update-shepard-fairey-vs-the-ap

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…Moving Again

…Moving Again

Preparing and Simplifying Our Home For Sale: First we chose a moving company, then we requested shipping materials to do our own packing. Packing is a huge job. My family helped with packing household items, and the big job of cleaning everything from kitchen cupboards to sliding door tracks. Along […]

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Welcome Two Thousand and Eleven

Welcome Two Thousand and Eleven

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I’m A Busy Worker Bee

I’m A Busy Worker Bee

I cannot believe that it has already been six months since my last blog. What have I been doing? I have not been making scale model dioramas, or fine art paintings. I guess I would call this time ‘Artistic Lull’ …but I have been very busy! July: During this month […]

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