Category Archives: That’s Life


“The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.” — Friedrich Nietzsche On a non-painting note: I was halfway to a Sunday visit to the dog park w/ the … Continue reading

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Am I a little distressed?

It was a usual Saturday, and I had spent the day painting at Abend Gallery.  Afterwards, I ran a few errands before heading home. Walking through a local mall, it can be hard for me NOT to stop into a … Continue reading

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“Colorful Cowboy” and What’s my 2014 Word of the Year?

Colorful Cowboy 18″ x 14″ oil on canvas © Tracy Wall This one, inspired by the annual Stock Show and Rodeo here in Denver, is a remake of an older painting.  (I’m much older and wiser now, right?)  I’ll always … Continue reading

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Cereal Collaboration (part 1 of 2)

Cereal Collaboration (pt 1 of 2)  (sold) 36″ x 36″ oil on gallery-wrapped canvas ©2013 Tracy Wall Here’s one of a pair of paintings  that are most recent commissions in Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHC).  I’m delighted! At CHC, animal friends … Continue reading

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Thanks for Supporting “Art for Life”!

  A huge “thank you” to all those who participated in Project Angel Heart‘s 12th annual Art for Life event on Friday, May 17, at the Abend Gallery in Denver! My “Love Nose All” garnered 29 totals bids, while “Bread ‘n Butter” … Continue reading

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“Bread ‘n Butter” available to win in a drawing!

Bread ‘n Butter 8″ x 10″ oil on canvas © 2013 Tracy Wall I’ll be painting on Friday 5/17/2013, during Project Angel Heart’s 12th Annual “Art for Life”, at Abend Gallery.  (puppy painting on last post will be up for … Continue reading

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Children’s Hospital of Colorado paintings on the walls

I recently had the chance to visit Children’s Hospital Colorado to see all the amazing works of art hung there all fabulously curated by Heidi Huisjen, Arts Coordinator/Ponzio Creative Arts Therapy Program at Children’s Hospital Colorado. My works are hanging … Continue reading

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