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MaryAnne Long

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on: December 25, 2014, 05:48:57 AM
Not sure what category is appropriate for this topic, so I'll put it here.

The local weekly newspaper in Honolulu did a small article on my drawings of bus riders this week. 


Wonder if anyone will recognize themselves! Maybe no one will want to sit near me from now on.

aloha

mea
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Reply #1 on: December 25, 2014, 06:29:18 AM
Very well done Mea, I will sit with you!!!!!!! :1hug:
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Reply #2 on: December 25, 2014, 06:34:33 AM
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Reply #3 on: December 25, 2014, 06:39:21 AM
Wow, how fun Mea!!! Which paper? I'll have to get a copy

How'd they find out about your bus project?
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Reply #4 on: December 25, 2014, 06:52:53 AM
Denise,

It's MidWeek, the Windward Islander section only, not the main edition for all of Oahu.

I used to write for this paper and sent one of my postcards to one of my reporter friends.  She did the story.

I'll email you my scan of it


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Reply #5 on: December 25, 2014, 10:32:09 AM
Congratulations mea :clap: :clap: :clap: :flowers: :flowers:
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Reply #6 on: December 25, 2014, 11:46:42 AM
I should have some of my NOAA friends on Oahu come look you up for a back of the head portrait Mea!   This could work out to be a signature for your art career!  Grats!  :clap: :clap:
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Reply #7 on: December 25, 2014, 01:03:04 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap: congrats Mea this is so cool and very exciting ... you've had a great month haven't you!!! ... your first commission and featured in the papers ... woo hoo yup very exciting indeed!  :yippee:  thanks for sharing!!!


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Reply #8 on: December 25, 2014, 02:36:09 PM
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Reply #9 on: December 25, 2014, 02:58:05 PM
Where does the line start for your autograph??
Great stuff MEA it must have you fired up and ready to paint.
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Reply #10 on: December 25, 2014, 03:30:54 PM
Bravo Mea!!!! You're becoming a local celebrity!!
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Reply #11 on: December 25, 2014, 03:48:46 PM
How exciting Mea !Congratulations!
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Reply #12 on: December 25, 2014, 04:35:13 PM
Mea, congratulations you artiste!!  I agree with Judy..you are on fire lately..goes to show you how important it is to keep at it!!   :clap:   :congrats:
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Reply #13 on: December 25, 2014, 09:40:43 PM
Congrratulations Mea, how exciting for you. What a great article, what a great crissy present. People will be asking for autographs when they see you next. :yippee:


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Reply #14 on: December 25, 2014, 11:55:51 PM
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Nice!
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