The 3rd Annual Festival of Flowers

CPT America and I had such a good time last night. We attended the 3rd Annual Festival of Flowers Culture and Cocktails night at the Springfield Museums. Area florists and garden club members were invited to respond, in floral form, to artwork and exhibits in all four of…

Superstars at the D’Amour

As I mentioned before, CPT America and I spent a morning getting reacquainted with the art in the D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts this past weekend. And what struck me afresh was the number of “superstar” artists contained in their collection. I don’t know why,…

About that Origami Exhibit…

Last week the girls and I spent the afternoon at the Springfield Museums, taking in the new origami exhibit, Above the Fold. Wow. I had no idea paper folding had come so far. Pepper has tinkered with origami in the past, and what I expected to…

Spotted at the D’Amour

The girls and I spent the morning at the D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, taking in the new origami exhibit. Some pretty amazing stuff. No photography was allowed, though, so I don’t have any images from the exhibit, but I do have some pictures…

Free Fun Friday

Last week the girls and I landed in on the Springfield Museums’ “Free Fun Friday”. It was a complete accident, but a happy one, and allowed us to enjoy some really fun programs and performances that the museums had put together for the afternoon. Ginger’s…