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Bertha Boynton Lum (1869 – 1954) was an American artist and printmaker. In the early 20th century she travelled to Japan to learn the art of wood block printing. She would return often to the land of the rising sun and often used Japanese folklore as the subject of her prints. She also lived in China in the 1920’s and helped to introduce wood block techniques in the west.

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Song for today: Daughter – The Woods

The Author

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”  Miss Piggy


  1. pdlyons says

    lovely. these are beauty – as if alive with light form somewhere else

    • I know, i only found out about her a couple of days and love her colors and as you say the light as well

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