Take a stroll through time in my hometown of Lawrence, Kansas. Lawrence, Kansas is the only city in the United States that was formed entirely for political purposes just prior to the American Civil War. Here is an architectural and vehicular history of the town along Vermont Street that was echoed across the country. I couldn't help but be struck by the progression: a church (belief), a library (community), and a microwave tower (a voice). This is the story of each of our lives.
Foreground: Plymouth Congregational Church, first church in Kansas territory (dedicated 1870). Middle: Carnegie Library (1906), Background: Microwave Tower (1986).
The Territory of Kansas was an organized incorporated territory of...
My name is Mary Ellen Anderson; I’m an oil painter. I create original paintings in a unique style, specializing in traditional art. I often paint along country, historic, romantic and nostalgic themes. My art is especially suitable in a lodge or rural home, or for anyone decorating with a country or nostalgic theme. Please see my blog for additional information on my art, as well as news and articles.
I believe that art is a connection with the viewer. I try and create works that engage the viewer; that offers more than just cursorily consideration. Not just a pretty picture but an experience. Details of interest, storytelling and underlying meanings, and sensory reactions are intended and added to enrich the viewer’s experience. I...
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