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Barbara Nance 8469 Barbara Nance creates in many media, from words to canvas to stone to metal, and the results deliver charm, decoration and adornment.

Her imaginative mind wanders from idea to creation. Here we reap the results.

For those interested in her art work, please visit http://barbarananceart.com/

Her opinions do not necessarily reflect those of the Grant County Beat.

Rock Squirrel Rodeo

Rock Squirrel Rodeo

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

The rolling hills out here on Country Road are starting to look like Swiss cheese. Rock squirrels are having a population explosion. They could place a sign at their entrance t-- Continue reading

Adam In Afghanistan

Adam In Afghanistan

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Our nephew Adam, Technical Sergeant in the Air Force, just recently came to visit us after returning home from Afghanistan, again. His trip home included stops at Diego Garcia-- Continue reading

Aliens at 3 Dogs Coffee Shop. Part ll

Aliens at 3 Dogs Coffee Shop. Part ll

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

The early morning sun is slowly creeping over the desert horizon. I can't help but feel as though there's another mystery waiting to unfold. It's just over the ridge. I've been-- Continue reading

Cheap & Easy

Cheap & Easy

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Cheap & Easy were animated cartoon characters that I designed for an Alice Entertainment home repair TV series. The buxom bird, "Cheap" and her sidekick, "Easy" opened the-- Continue reading

Music Magic

Music Magic

by Barbara Jorgen Nance

I sat quiet as a feather today and enjoyed the music wafting through the house. As the musical notes float by our ears, they cannot be captured like fireflies and put into a ja-- Continue reading

Laughter, the Instant Vacation

Laughter, the Instant Vacation

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Go ahead and laugh out loud like you mean it. Don't be shy with a few coy giggles, as it will get you nowhere. It would be like taking your annual vacation at the corner coffee-- Continue reading

3 Large Lattes Later – A mystery

3 Large Lattes Later – A mystery

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

It was one of those days when the sun hid its light in the closet of clouds, which is odd for this time of year. We all scale the cliffs of uncertainty at times, and I wasn't s-- Continue reading

Tumbleweed Tales

Tumbleweed Tales

By Barbara Jorgen Nance

Prepare for a showdown! Just like in an old western movie, we need courage to step outside and face that Wiley wind hurling tumbleweeds at us. We are no match for the stealth d-- Continue reading

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