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About sleepycathollow

I'm Michelle and live in Northern Nevada ~ beautiful mix of high desert and the Sierra. While I work at the University, I'd rather garden, cook, craft and make quilts. :)

The Preston Castle Gargoyle

I love gargoyles. Period. So I was all a’giddy when I looked up at the bell tower of the Preston Castle and saw one surviving gargoyle (i.e.: still had his head attached). One other fact. I love crows and ravens…beautiful … Continue reading

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Preston Castle ~ Preston School of Industry ~ 1st Paracon benefit

Last weekend I joined my sister and two other members of the Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters on my very first Paracon hosted by the Castle Spirits Paranormal group. It was held at the Preston School of Industry (i.e. Reform School … Continue reading

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STOLEN ART ALERT – LISA KURT’S YETI PAINTING Virginia City, NV

From a friend who had her painting stolen up in Virginia City!!!! LISA KURT, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT ST. MARY’S ART CENTER. STOLEN PAINTING ALERT- Please Share!! I’m stunned and shaken to report that I’ve had yet another painting stolen … Continue reading

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It’s going to be a beautiful day for geocaching!

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Another Day at Rancho San Rafael Park in Reno, Nevada

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My Hobonichi Techo Art Journal ~ Mountain Chickadee Progression

Back in March I bought a wee Hobonichi Techo (A6 in size) that I decided to use as an art journal. I haven’t sketched or painted in a long time and thought small would be good to get back in … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday ~ 8 April 2015

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