Tag Archives: Jim Gatling

My Retirement Party

I retired this May after 41 years of teaching in Morrilton. I taught for the Morrilton Public schools for 30 years and then went to sacred heart for the last eleven years. “I’s free at lass!”

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Dorthy Dean “Dot” Campbell Gatling

My mother, Dot Gatling,  passed away suddenly about 3 weeks ago. Here is her obit. Her family and friends will greatly miss her. Dot Gatling Age 88, Dorothy “Dot” Dean Campbell Gatling From Morrilton, Arkansas Formerly from Forrest City, AR … Continue reading

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Watercolor Idea from Fabric

When I was at AWOL I got a piece of fabric with old barns. houses, and cows. I decide to sketch the buildings off and paint it. I love the fact that ideas come from so many places.  

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Rebel Deluxe Pizza

Sacred Heart Booster Club always sells pizzas as a fundraiser. I bought some and took them to Pete and Liz’s for supper last Sunday. Jim and Ruth Ellen and the Cheeks. It’s always great to be with close friends. After … Continue reading

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Easter at the Ettman’s

Jim and Ruth Ellen invited me up for lunch on Easter. It was such a pretty day to travel to the mountain. When I got there their flowers were in bloom everywhere. I didn’t get many pictures of the people. … Continue reading

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Deviled Eggs

There are so many family recipes for good old Southern Deviled eggs. But, the main thing is that in the South you have to have a deviled egg tray. I have  several, but my favorite one is from my grandmother, … Continue reading

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Ship in the Harbor Watercolor

I love doing these little ship pictures with the hills sloping down to a bay in the middle with houses and buildings around. I think they are cute and I love the primitive look. Think it is Ok?

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