Category Archives: art

My Matia Tree

I love my matia tree, my collection of good eyes. Many cultures embrace the good eye as protection against the evil eye, especially the Greeks. As long as I’ve been married, my family has embraced the “eye” culture. We have … Continue reading

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Hondo Valley and Peter Hurd

“A Cloudy Day in the Hondo Valley” by Peter Hurd Born in Roswell, New Mexico, Peter Hurd was an artist who lived in San Patricio located in the Hondo Valley of southeastern New Mexico. He was married to artist Henriette … Continue reading

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